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G7 summit ends in disarray as Trump abandons joint statement

2018-06-10 09:42:37       source:BBC

June 10, 2018


US President Donald Trump has retracted his endorsement of the joint communique issued at the end of the G7 summit, accusing Canada of "dishonesty".


He said that other countries were imposing "massive tariffs" on the US. 


The joint communique, advocating a "rules-based trading system", was reached despite tension over US tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.


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