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Retired US Army colonel levels stunning accusation about Trump's relationship with Putin

Trump wants Russia to rejoin G-7

In a series of tweets from Singapore, Trump kept up the tirade while contending that "Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade if it is not Reciprocal". Trudeau responded by saying the North American Free Trade Agreement was "in good shape", despite the fact that talks around renegotiating that deal have largely stalled. "Our Tariffs are in response to his of 270% on dairy!"

The summit host, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, kicked things off without waiting for those he described as "stragglers" to arrive.

"Look, all of these countries have been taking advantage of the United States on trade", Trump told reporters as he left the White House, repeating his longstanding complaints about trade deficits and tariffs.

President Vladimir Putin is welcoming soccer teams and fans to Russian Federation for the World Cup, saying the tournament will be thrilling and memorable.

His comments stood in marked contrast to remarks that Trump made during the summit of the Group of 7 major economic powers over the weekend in Quebec, where he lashed out at traditional allies such as Canada and said Russian Federation ought to be invited to rejoin.

"It is nothing unusual and should be taken calmly, without irony", he said.

Not to be undone, Trump responded on Twitter saying that both Macron and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "are charging the USA massive tariffs and create non-monetary barriers". "At previous meetings this has been done in a number of ways, such as a chairman's statement".

It was Trump himself who blasted his predecessors in the White House for creating carnage in the Middle East.

Stepping onto the world stage for a pair of high-profile summits, President Donald Trump is scrambling the usual breakdown of allies and adversaries.

In the week leading up to the G7 (Group of Seven) meeting, many were starting to call it the G6 +1, since Trump was doing everything in his power to alienate the other 6.

Retired US Army colonel levels stunning accusation about Trump's relationship with Putin
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Putin, who has previously told Europe he had warned them about the trade threat Washington posed to them, also said that if Trump imposed new tariffs on imports of foreign cars it would have serious consequences for the global economy and especially for Europe.

President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation said Sunday during a visit to China that he would meet President Donald Trump "as soon as the American side is ready" but insisted Russian Federation was in no hurry to win readmission to the Group of 7 nations because it belongs to a Chinese-led grouping that he described as more important.

He made the comment at the White House on Friday after hours of further escalating his rhetoric against longtime allies over USA trade practices.

Kudlow says Trump won't let a Canadian prime minister push him around on the eve of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

But the G-7 is intentionally small - a cozy group of relatively wealthy and democratic nations that discuss hot-button political and social issues such as climate change and trade.

The blacklisting means any property or assets that the targeted people and companies have in USA jurisdiction will be frozen, and US citizens may not do business with them.

Trump, before jumping on Air Force One to fly to Canada which is hosting the G7 summit, called for a return to the body's pre-2014 "G8" formula.

The English-language Twitter of account of the Communist Party's People's Daily newspaper posted photos of a tense scene in La Malbaie, Quebec, and another of Xi and Putin smiling, with the caption, "G7 vs SCO: two meetings on the same day".

A few hours earlier, Trudeau had told reporters that all seven leaders had come together to sign the joint declaration.

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