Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets U.S. President Donald Trump during the official welcoming ceremony at the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Que., on Friday, June 8, 2018. Bob Corker has introduced legislation that would roll back the President's power to impose tariffs like the ones he introduced earlier this month on steel and aluminum on US allies, but Republican leaders don't appear eager to take it up even as an amendment to already-moving legislation.
May warned of the risks of a tit-for-tat escalation of the trade dispute and said Britain continued to support the G7 communique, which mentioned the need for "free, fair, and mutually beneficial trade" and the importance of fighting protectionism.
Hours after Mr Trump withdrew his support for the joint statement and attacked Mr Trudeau, Mr Kudlow and trade adviser Peter Navarro drove the message home on Sunday morning news shows in an extraordinary assault on a close United States ally and neighbour.
Seems like a pretty standard, fair political rhetoric, but somehow Trump has taken this as a stab in the back.
Heyman pointed to the outburst aimed at Trudeau, Trump's lateness for an important meeting on gender equality at the G7, and the president's suggestion that Russian Federation be invited back into the G7 as evidence of this effort.
Mr Trudeau has vowed retaliatory action next month over U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminium.
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"The response I've given both in private and in public is that any conversations about whether or not Russian Federation could come back around the table cannot take place until Russian Federation has changed its attitude".
Larry Kudlow, the White House economic adviser, also characterized Trudeau's remarks as a "betrayal".
Now what Kudlow says is that Canada as a middle power and Justin Trudeau somehow has the ability to knock the feet from under Donald Trump and put the talks with North Korean a different kind of light than how they'd normally be by simply standing up to Canada and saying that these tariffs are unfair. "Using that type of language is not professional, it's not called for, and I tell you, I was deeply disappointed to see this lack of professionalism on his part".
It's all Trudeau's fault because Trudeau had the temerity to stand up for his own country to the bully Trump and somehow this might throw Trump off his game as he heads to Singapore?
"The communique was agreed by all the parties who attended the G7 and we fully intend to honour it", the spokesman said.
"Prime Minister Trudeau is being so indignant, bringing up the relationship that the USA and Canada had over the many years and all sorts of other things. but he doesn't bring up the fact that they charge up to 300 percent on dairy - hurting our Farmers, killing our Agriculture!" He adds that America "cannot let our friends, or enemies, take advantage of us on trade anymore". "This, I've never seen before".
"He is an unprecedented president and he's outside of all of the normal boundaries of behaviour for an American president".
Trump had earlier lashed out at Canadian leader Justin Trudeau for what he said were "false statements" at a news conference and said the U.S. would not endorse the G7 communique. He reiterated his longstanding view that the USA has been taken advantage of in global trade, adding, "We're like the piggy bank that everybody's robbing, and that ends".