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Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back' at G7: US economic advisor

AFP  |  Washington 

Canadian "stabbed us in the back" at the summit, top said today.

"He really kinda stabbed us in the back," Kudlow said of "He did a great disservice to the whole "

Kudlow said that the US had "compromised" and joined the communique issued following the summit, but took exception with a conference given by

"We went through it. We agreed. We compromised on the communique. We joined the communique in good faith," Kudlow said on CNN's "State of the Union."

Trudeau told reporters that Trump's decision to invoke national security to justify US tariffs on and aluminum imports was "kind of insulting" to Canadian veterans who had stood by their US allies in conflicts dating back to World War I.

"Canadians are polite and reasonable but we will also not be pushed around," he said.

Trump then tweeted that he had instructed US representatives not to endorse the communique.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, June 10 2018. 19:35 IST