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Canada Goes Toe-to-Toe With U.S. Trade Policy

Jan 10, 2018 | 22:22 GMT
Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland speaks during a press conference at the conclusion of the fourth round of negotiations for a new North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in 2017. Canada's trade case against U.S. trade remedy measures in the World Trade Organization will be at the forefront of global pushback against Washington's protectionist trade agenda.

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland speaks during a press conference at the conclusion of the fourth round of negotiations for a new North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in 2017. Canada's trade case against U.S. trade remedy measures in the World Trade Organization will be at the forefront of global pushback against Washington's protectionist trade agenda. The United States won't take Canada's filling lightly, continuing to pressure it in NAFTA negotiations and stonewall appointments to the WTO tribunal that hears appeals in WTO cases.

(ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Images)

The Canadian government has opened a complaint at the World Trade Organization against U.S trade measures. Though that won't deter Washington from its protectionist agenda, it will make it harder to stick to....

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