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Trump calls Germans 'bad, very bad,' vows to curb car imports: report - POLITICO.eu

U.S. President Donald Trump said “the Germans are bad, very bad” during a meeting with EU leaders on Thursday, German newspapers reported. According to people in the room during the meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ...and more »

Trump slams Germany's US trade surplus as 'bad' - Deutsche Welle

While in Brussels Thursday US President Donald Trump told European leaders that Germany was being unfair with its trade arrangements, German media reported on Thursday. "The Germans are bad, very bad," Trump was quoted as saying by respected news ...and more »

'The Germans are bad, very bad': Trump's alleged slight generates confusion, backlash - Washington Post

BERLIN — Allegedly heated comments by President Trump about a key U.S. ally — Germany — generated a fresh swirl of confusion Friday around an administration that has already had more than its fill. During a meeting Thursday with European Union ...and more »

Donald Trump on Germany: Top five quotes - Deutsche Welle

US President Donald Trump has offered both candid praise and unabashed criticism of Germany and its policies. From calling German Chancellor Angela Merkel "possibly the greatest world leader" to describing her open-door refugee policy as a ...and more »

BMW, Mercedes Become Latest Carmakers Caught in Trump Crossfire - Bloomberg

BMW, Mercedes-Benz and VW are getting their turn in the crosshairs of U.S. President Donald Trump, who's making a habit out of attacking the visible -- and free trade-dependent -- auto industry. “The Germans are bad, very bad,” Der Spiegel cited Trump ...and more »

Trump's 'Bad' Germans Are Third-Largest Market For US Auto Exports - Forbes

Motor vehicles are the United States' third-leading export. Germany is the third-biggest market for those automobiles. Motor vehicles are the United States No. 1-ranked import. Germany is the fifth-ranked supplier. Look at the actual numbers, however ...and more »

Trump reportedly calls Germans 'bad' and says US will stop car sales from the country - New York Daily News

President Trump told top European Union leaders that “the Germans are bad, very bad” during a closed-door meeting in Brussels, according to a report. The President was referring to the country's trade surplus with the United States, a person who ...and more »

Remarks by President Juncker at the joint press briefing with European Council President Tusk ahead of the G7 Summit - EU News

Mr President,. Ladies and Gentlemen,. Buongiorno,. As you are, I am happy to be here in Taormina for this 43rd G7 Summit, the sixth in fact taking place in Italy. And I would like to thank Prime Minister Gentiloni for his hospitality and wish him all ...and more »

German carmakers remind Trump they create 110000 US jobs - POLITICO.eu

Germany's auto industry today hit back at criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump by insisting that it had created more than 100,000 jobs in the U.S., which would be endangered by trade restrictions. Trump described Germany as “bad, very bad ...and more »

Juncker: Trump wasn't aggressive in saying Germany was 'very bad' - POLITICO.eu

TAORMINA, Sicily — Jean-Claude Juncker appeared to confirm reports that Donald Trump had complained in private about Germany being “very bad” for selling so many cars to the United States. The European Commission president described a “very frankly ...and more »