Social media raises eyebrow at Trudeau - then lowers it

US President Donald Trump accuses India of charging 100 per cent tariff on some imports

US President Donald Trump accuses India of charging 100 per cent tariff on some imports

"Fair trade is now to be called fool trade if it is not reciprocal", said Trump, who flew from Canada to Singapore on Sunday to prepare for the first-ever summit between a US and North Korean leader.

Trump also renewed attacks on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who had hosted the G7 meeting in Quebec.

During a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's eyebrow seems to have slid down his face.

"Justin Trudeau's left eyebrow detached after meeting Trump - so what?"

"We would hope that the United States will similarly honour the commitments that they have made", he said, speaking before a parliamentary statement on the summit by Prime Minister Theresa May.

Trudeau has vehemently opposed the imposition of tariff on United States import of Canadian steel and aluminium and has threatened with retaliatory measures.

The President insists he has slapped the levies on to hit back at charges imposed by other countries and has accused his allies of trying to milk the Us's economy.

Responding to Trump, Trudeau's spokesperson Cameron Ahmad said: 'We are focused on everything we accomplished here at the G7 summit'. Larry Kudlow, the National Economic Council director, said Trudeau "kind of stabbed us in the back" during the closing press conference. "He's a pathetic little man-child". -Canada border. Trudeau told reporters that imposing retaliatory measures "is not something I relish doing" but that he wouldn't hesitate to do so because "I will always protect Canadian workers and Canadian interests". Navarro also said Trump attending the G7 in Canada was a "courtesy" to Trudeau and that the President had "bigger things on his plate" in Singapore. "[Trudeau] can't put Trump in a position of being weak going into the North Korean talks with Kim".

On Sunday, responding to the messaging from the USA administration, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Canada "does not believe that ad hominem attacks are a particularly appropriate or useful way to conduct our relations with other countries". "The Prime Minister reiterated it is unacceptable to include Canada in 232 national security tariffs". May said the US has already asked about negotiating a trade agreement post-Brexit and she expressed confidence that the United Kingdom government will be able to negotiate a fair arrangement. From promoting democracy and to fighting terrorism, "we're on the same page". You ever hear that one? "Canadians, we're polite, we're reasonable, but we also will not be pushed around". He described all seven leaders coming together to sign the joint declaration despite having "some strong, firm conversations on trade, and specifically on American tariffs".

"It reminded me every inch of [former White House press secretary] Sean Spicer going out there a day or two after the Inauguration clearly at the direction of the president, saying things that were clearly not true but he did it for personal survival", he added.

Minutes after the publication on Saturday of the joint communique that was approved by all the leaders in the G7 bloc - US, France, Germany, Japan, Britain, Italy and Canada - Trump announced on Twitter that he was retracting his support.

Trump himself told reporters on Saturday that the summit was not contentious and called his relationship with G7 allies a "10".

"Ultimately that's what you want", Trump said. Canada does indeed impose a 270% tariff on dairy that has kept many USA dairy products from making their way from the Canada.