Someone, possibly from within the White House, leaked Trump insulting Canada, which has thrown a curve to trade talks that are facing a Friday deadline for completion.
In Ottawa, the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau released a list of new items that will be subject to import duties beginning in July. The items on the list will be subject to new import taxes ranging from 10 percent to 25 percent of the value of the items. The expected taxes on the new items amount to an estimated $12.6 billion.
The controversy at the G7 summit in Canada didn’t end when the meetings ended.Â BothÂ German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said their countries would retaliate in kind over any new tariffs put in place by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Trump trade adviser Peter Navarro claimed that Justin Trudeau stabbed Trump in the back and that Canada is attacking the US political system
Justin Trudeau did something that Donald Trump has not done. The Prime Minister of Canada has condemned the terrorist attack against Muslims in London.
Canadian PN Justin Trudeau tweeted:
We strongly condemn the Finsbury Park terror attack. In these difficult weeks for London & the UK, know you’ll always have Canada’s support.
Trump failed to get his Mexico-funded wall along the southern border, so now he's threatening a trade war with our allies to the north.
As Canada's PM Justin Trudeau reminds his southern neighbors what progress looks like, the trapped in the past Trump administration is reviving the failed war on drugs.
President Trump humiliated himself in front of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau by suggesting that the northern border is not secure and lying about the size of Electoral College win.
The president rejected the idea that Donald Trump is a populist and said Trump has "never shown any regard for workers."
TransCanada's Russ Girling accused Obama of "choosing misplaced symbolism over merit and science, and allowed rhetoric to win out over reason"