European Union leaders unite over Trump tariffs, foreign investments


European Union leaders pledged on Friday to react firmly against protectionism and called for a new EU law to screen foreign investments, with Washington and Beijing clearly in mind.

The leaders, meeting in Brussels for a crucial summit focused more on migration, said the US import tariffs imposed on EU steel and aluminium could not be justified and supported the European Commission's legal challenge and the duties set on US products. "The EU must respond to all actions of a clear protectionist nature," the leaders.....

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