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EU-U.S. Trade Talks Face Delay, Risking Trump Backlash

  • European Union governments struggling to begin trade talks
  • France has reservations over climate role and state of TTIP
Automobile Import And Export at Germany’s Second Largest Port
Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg
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European Union governments are struggling to reach consensus on a mandate to begin trade talks with the U.S., risking a delay that would further provoke Donald Trump’s ire after the bloc’s refusal to include agriculture in the negotiations.