US hits Canada, Mexico and European Union with tariffs

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Canada, Mexico and the European Union have been hit by a trade tariff for steel and aluminium.

US President Donald Trump levied this tariff against several other countries earlier this year.

World leaders, including the EU’s Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have criticised the tariff, calling it “absurd” and “offensive”.

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Monday, June 4 2018
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Featured in storyProfessor Joseph Siracusa, Human Security and International Diplomacy in the school of Global, Urban and Social Studies at RMIT UniversityProfessor Tony Makin, Griffith Business School, Griffith UniversityCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
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