Germany'strade surplus with the United States is part of its large overall surplus with the rest of the world. "We will stop this", he said. "Look, as you know from the US, there's very strong views on both sides".
As the leaders of seven wealthy democracies gathered for hard talks on trade and climate change, Germany'sDer Spiegel reported that Trump had told European Union leaders the day before that the Germans were "bad, very bad" when it came to trade. He said that, in general, Germany's current account surplus reflects economic factors that are largely outside the government's direct control. "It is no secret that some leaders have different positions on climate, on trade".
US President Donald Trump is angry, very angry at the Germans, as they are apparently "bad, very bad!".
US President Donald Trump, fresh from scolding Europe over military spending, slammed "bad" behaviour in trade by Germany as acrimony dogged the start of annual G7 summit talks on Friday.
National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn on Friday clarified President Trump's recent remark that "the Germans are bad, very bad".
She also noted that Germany should not be singled out.
The Italian air force's Frecce Tricolori acrobatics team is putting on a show for the G-7 summit, streaming the colors of the Italian flag over the sea as the leaders watch from garden in Sicily.
The controversy threatened to undermine a show of unity by the world's richest democracies against jihadist terrorism, after 22 people were killed in the Manchester concert bombing this week.
Tusk said the primary goal of the talks was keeping the Group of Seven economies united, admitting that it was "the most challenging G7 in years" because of the stark differences of opinion between Trump and the rest.
Pope Francis nudged Trump about climate change during their meeting at the Vatican this week. In fact, BMW is the largest USA exporter of cars. That includes not only the euro exchange rate but the price of oil or changes in demographics. Macron offered his condolences for the Manchester attack, calling for increased European cooperation against terror "because they attack our young". "What the president means by free and open is, we will treat you the way you treat us, meaning if you don't have barriers to trade or you don't have tariffs, we won't have tariffs. We believe in clean water", he said.
The president has repeatedly questioned Washington's relationships in the region, cheering Britain's vote to leave the European Union and engaging positively with anti-EU politicians like France's Marine Le Pen.
It's not the first time Trump has taken aim at Germany's trade success.
"Trade is going to be a big topic".
Trump is still deciding whether or not the US will stay in the agreement.
Some senators have suggested their preference to write a new bill, rather than working to amend the American Health Care Act . The report could give talking points to House Republicans for their bill, or to Democrats who voted unanimously against it.
After visiting Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia and sacred sites in Jerusalem, Donald Trump made his way to the Vatican. Also greeting the pope after the private meeting were Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner .
He's a passionate player, but seldom is it on display in as outwardly a fashion as it was following their Game 3 victory. Bradley admitted Friday's lopsided loss left a sour taste in his mouth. "Wide-open look", Bradley said.
As he tried to reach the front of the group, Montenegro's Prime Minister Dusko Markovic was standing in his way. Trump neither apologized nor paid attention to the European leader after he barged past him.
On an online messenger system, Choi told Reuters , "He said he and his colleagues were running tests for ransomware attacks ". The Sony Pictures hack in 2014 and another attack on a Bangladesh bank in 2016 have both been attributed to the Lazarus.
The campaign that has come under fire from global organizations, Western democracies, and human rights organizations. Trump also told the Philippine president, "We can't let a madman with nuclear weapons on the loose like that".
In the last four minutes and 50 seconds of the third quarter, Cleveland turned a three-point deficit into a seven-point lead. Celtics: Injured point guard Isaiah Thomas led his teammates in a pregame huddle before they took the court for warmups.
Hashem Abedi had been in touch with attacker Salman Abedi, Bin Salem said. "I haven't seen police come to his house". Earlier Tuesday, ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, but offered no evidence to support its claim.
According to Deadspin , the all-time Plinko record is $41,000, but that was an augmented game with $20,000 game slots. Ryan freaked out, to say the least, but he had no idea that it was just his first $10,000 chip of the day.
Gianforte campaign spokesman Shane Scanlon said in a statement that Jacobs declined to lower his recorder when asked. Politics wasn't my regular beat, but with only seven news reporters on the staff, we all did a bit of everything.
A right-wing corner was headed down by Chris Smalling, and Mkhitaryan reacted quickest with a very smart finish. The Armenian said: "Thank you to my team-mates because without them I couldn't score so many goals".
Korea calls S. Korea's border firing reckless provocation
In 2014, South Korean officials discovered what they described as several North Korean drones that had flown across the border. South Korean media said that over 90 rounds were fired at the object before it disappeared from South Korea's radar screens.
LeBron, Cavs try to shake 'weird' loss in Game 3 to Celtics
With their loss to Boston in Game 3, the Cavaliers saw a 13-game SU win streak during the playoffs come to a close . "It happens. Indeed, Cleveland missed 15-of-17 long-range shots in the second half after nailing 14-of-22 in the first and second quarters.
Trump meets with Abbas in West Bank
Back in Jerusalem , Trump gave a speech at the Israel Museum , where he said "my administration will always stand with Israel ". Before Trump , no sitting president had ever visited the religious site, likely due to questions over the status of Jerusalem .
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify in US Congress
The week in a seemingly endless onslaught of news about chaos coming from within the White House shows no signs of slowing down. That investigation includes examining whether there was any collusion between the campaigns and the Russian government.
Ariana Grande London dates cancelled after Manchester bombing
Abedi died in the bombing, which claimed the lives of at least 22 victims and injured dozens more - many of whom were children. After leaving school, he went on to begin a business and management course in 2014 at the nearby University of Salford.
Arsenal must ensure Sanchez, Ozil stay, says Cech
The 2016/17 season has been the most productive season of his career having scored 29 goals in all competitions. "I think their behaviour let Arsenal down in that period", said Keown, speaking on BT Sport.
Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dies at 77
Sherman also tweeted out that , "A Fox News employee who'd been sexually harassed by Ailes said this morning, "Justice". Ailes left Fox with a tarnished legacy over allegations of sexual harassment .
Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins
More than $800 billion dollars will be cut from medicaid which is a government program that helps many, and not just the poor . But many other Republican lawmakers, seeing a budget they think will be tough to sell back home, greeted it warily.
Saudi, UAE pledge $100 million to Ivanka Trump womens' fund
The tweet also included a screen shot of text from President Trump's speech in Riyadh on Sunday to leaders of the Muslim world. Think about that: the American president went from demanding that Saudis pay us more to offering to help Saudis pay us less.