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EU to Begin Trade Talks With U.S. as Tariff Threats Escalate

  • European Union ministers green light start of negotiations
  • U.S., EU have outlined possible levies in aviation dispute
Expanded Dublin-Europe Cargo Operations At Dublin Port
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The European Union gave the green light to start trade negotiations with the U.S., as both economies seek to rebuild frayed relations a week after threatening each other with billions of dollars in new tariffs over a 14-year-old aviation dispute.