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European Leaders Vent Over Trump Policies

European frustration with the Trump administration boiled over Wednesday as leaders gathered in the Bulgarian capital to tackle two issues straining trans-Atlantic ties: the fate of the Iranian nuclear deal and the threat of U.S. tariffs......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Europe Warns Of An Upcoming "Trade Apocalypse"

As European officials struggle to do everything they can to save the WTO, which appears headed for an all-but-certain demise thanks to President Trump's aggressive trade policies, EU leaders have apparently circulated an "internal memo" dr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 25th, 2018

The U.S. and China Fear Their Leaders Will Cave In on Trade Battle

Despite their sharp differences in style, background and policies, Chinese leader Xi Jinping and President Trump share a common problem: growing concerns on the home front that they are going to cave in to the other side......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 21st, 2019

"But They Are Dangerous!" European Leaders Shocked At Trump"s ISIS Ultimatum 

After President Trump's provocative tweets on Sunday wherein he urged European countries to "take back" and prosecute some 800 ISIS foreign fighters as US forces withdraw from Syria, or else "we will be forced to release them," the message has .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 19th, 2019

Trump, Key European Leaders Skip Davos Amid Turmoil at Home

President Trump’s decision to stay in Washington to deal with the partial government shutdown has changed the script for this week’s annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

German industry views Brexit, Trump as biggest risks to economy

Germany's leading industry groups said on Wednesday that Britain's departure from the European Union and trade disputes triggered by U.S. President Donald Trump's 'America First' policies were posing the biggest risks to growth and prosperity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2018

Macron, Merkel Show Unity on Defense and Security

The leaders of France and Germany pledged on Sunday to strengthen the European Union and work toward the creation of a European army, in a show of unity on a controversial initiative that has been criticized by President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump to discuss Iran policies before U.N. Security Council

President Donald Trump will chair a United Nations Security Council debate about Iran during the world body’s annual gathering of international leaders later this month, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2018

Perez and Pelosi Do Not Like President Trump’s Economic Policies

Perez and Pelosi Do Not Like President Trump’s Economic Policies Key Dem party leaders do not agree with or like US President Donald Trump in part because  his economic policies following a July jobs report that showed t.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 6th, 2018

Japan, EU to sign widespread trade eliminating tariffs

The European Union and Japan are signing a widespread trade deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs, seemingly defying the worries about trade tensions set off by President Donald Trump's policies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 16th, 2018

Trump claims a victory on NATO defense spending

U.S. President Donald Trump hailed a personal victory at a NATO summit on Thursday, saying allies had sharply increased defense spending commitments after he provoked a crisis session with a tirade at European leaders. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

As Trump Arrives, Europe Frets Over His Designs on Postwar Global Order

European leaders await President Donald Trump’s visit this week with a big question, Simon Nixon writes. Does he want to reform the multilateral system underpinning the West’s security and prosperity—or destroy it?.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

Summit Looms for a Strained NATO Alliance

European leaders brace for a tense meeting this week with a U.S. president who is imposing tariffs and chiding the allies for not spending more on their own defense. Trump advisers say the president is just trying to rebalance the relationship......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 8th, 2018

China proposes an alliance with the European Union to battle against Trump"s trade policies

Reuters China is putting pressure on the European Union to issue a strong joint statement against President Donald Trump's trade policies. Senior Chinese officials proposed an alli.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2018

Exclusive: China presses Europe for anti-U.S. alliance on trade

BRUSSELS/BERLIN (Reuters) - China is putting pressure on the European Union to issue a strong joint statement against President Donald Trump's trade policies at a summit later this month but is facing resistance, European officials said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2018

European leaders back Merkel on migration before summit

European leaders promised to help Chancellor Angela Merkel tackle a crisis in the bloc's migration policies on Thursday, offering the weakened German leader vital support before a high-stakes EU summit. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Merkel at risk as EU leaders meet for immigration summit

A European Union summit long planned to focus on the bloc’s patchy asylum policies has assumed unexpected urgency, as a political crisis threatens German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government and Italy refuses to admit migrants rescued at sea......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Trump vows to "straighten out" G7 trade ahead of tense meeting

LA MALBAIE, Quebec (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at Canada and the European Union on Friday and said he plans to leave a meeting with leaders of the Group of Seven nations early as fears of a trade war ratcheted higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump stokes feud with leaders of Canada, France ahead of G-7 meeting

A dispute erupted between President Donald Trump and two of America’s closest allies on the eve of a G-7 summit, after France’s president described the U.S.’s new trade policies as “hegemony.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

Why Angry Europeans Won"t Isolate Trump at G-7 Summit

European leaders will need to ex.....»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

Trade disputes cast chill over G7 leaders" summit in Canada

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Top U.S. allies are set for a showdown with Washington at this week's G7 summit in Canada as the Trump administration shows no sign of backing down from protectionist policies that have upset trading partners and unnerved investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2018