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Trump, EU chief to meet in Davos as US tariffs loom over digital tax

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Trump, EU chief to meet in Davos as US tariffs loom over digital taxWASHINGTON - Donald Trump is expected to meet with EU leader Ursula von der Leyen in Davos, Switzerland, next week, three sources said on Friday, as tensions mount between the allies over tariff threats and the US president faces an impeachment trial at home. Just days after Trump scored big victories by inking a partial trade deal with China and passing a revamp of the North American Free Trade Agreement, he will travel to the...
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