Navarro apologizes for harsh comment about Canada PM

16 June, 2018, 20:46 | Author: Sheila Harris
  • Justin Trudeau's eyebrow  seems to be sliding down into his eye as he answers questions at a press conference

President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the recent G7 Summit.

He said he made clear to Freeland that Democrats have a "totally different view than President Trump" about Trudeau.

The president said he was annoyed by Trudeau's comments about not letting Canada get pushed around.

"At this moment in our history with our USA neighbours, Canadians need to know that all sides of this House stand united as one", Ramsey said.

US President Donald Trump yesterday kept up his feud with America's closest allies over trade.

After the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore, Trump recounted his recent tough exchanges with Trudeau - most specifically the us president's Twitter tirade against Trudeau, whom he has called "dishonest" and "weak".

"On his comments, I'm going to stay focused on defending jobs for Canadians and supporting Canadian interests", Trudeau said before walking away from reporters. And, if I may quote the words of the great Bear Bryant, "when you make a mistake you should admit it, learn from it, don't repeat it".

The United States has alienated Canada and other allies by imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, arguing that they pose a threat to USA national security.

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Trudeau fired back during a press conference on Saturday, declaring that Canadians "did not take lightly" to the duties and would not be pushed around.

Trudeau said that the aluminum and steel tariffs imposed by the United States on Canada on national security grounds were insulting and that "Canadians are polite, we're reasonable, but we also will not be pushed around".

Trump aides slammed Trudeau on U.S. Sunday talk shows.

The two-day summit in Charlevoix, Quebec, featured a tense standoff between Trump and other G7 leaders.

White House trade adviser weighs in on 'Fox News Sunday'.

Now that the Singapore summit has concluded, perhaps the White House will walk back most of the venom aimed at Trudeau.

The comments dashed hopes that Trump had moved on from what he believed to be was a "dishonest" action by Trudeau. They inflicted Nickelback on us.

As the Trump administration's war of words continued, many Americans began to point out on social media the many times Canada has helped the United States, while sharing personal stories on why they are thankful for their neighbours to the north, prompting the hashtag #ThanksCanada to trend on social media Monday morning. That's right, the USA sells billions of dollars more goods and services to our neighbor to the north each year than we buy from them.

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