Michael Reagan: Peter Navarro Should Apologize to Justin Trudeau

2018 G7 Summit far from harmonious

"Canada has been restrained throughout in dealing with a temperamental president and I think all the way through we've avoided rising to provocation and tried to deal with the facts", said McKenna.

Canada is facing penalties of 25 per cent on Canadian steel and 10 per cent on aluminum, but Ries says there's still hope no tariffs will be imposed.

Trump skipped the end of the G7 summit on Saturday and was in the air en route to his historic nuclear summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un when Trudeau dubbed the national security justification "insulting".

Mr Trump said he chose to back out of the G-7 communique after watching Mr Trudeau's closing summit news conference, at which he warned that Canada would not be pushed around on tariffs - a point the Canadian prime minister had made several times before.

One photo in particular shows Trudeau trying to engage with a sullen Trump.

Trump, meanwhile, renewed his criticisms of Canada's protection of its dairy sector, saying: "It's very unfair to our farmers, and it's very unfair to the people of our country".

Freeland said she had also raised the issue of auto tariffs in meetings with U.S. trade tsar Robert Lighthizer at the Charlevoix summit on Sunday and has also spoken with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and her American counterpart, Mike Pompeo. "He did a great disservice to the whole G7", economic advisor Larry Kudlow said on CNN on Sunday. Known for his hardline stance on China, Navarro said that while it is not the US' job to change other countries' behaviour, the Trump administration would "defend ourselves" against Chinese trade policies.

Trump had earlier called Trudeau's statement as "dishonest and weak".

De Niro once again revolted Against Trump
His statement was responded by a big round of applause, from the audience which translated into a standing ovation. De Niro made his comments at a groundbreaking ceremony for a Nobu hotel in Toronto. "Good for him.

The purely symbolic vote of solidarity came a day after White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said: "There is a special place in hell" for Trudeau for his "bad faith diplomacy" with Trump, as a dispute over trade escalated.

In a series of angry tweets, Trump called Trudeau "very dishonest and weak" and said the United States won't be taken advantage of.

On Sunday's CNN's "State of the Union", Kudlow called Trudeau's criticism of USA tariffs "non-factual", adding that Canada had "enormous tariffs" on us imports.

"He really stabbed us in the back".

Bitter differences over trade dominated the summit Trudeau hosted over the weekend, with leaders of the world's largest economies lining up against Trump's threats to impose stiff tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.

Given the confusion, we should not take for granted that traditional USA allies will continue to stand with us.

"Canada does not conduct its diplomacy through ad hominem attacks".

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