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EU-Japan trade deal underscores world’s opposition to US

Following the election of Donald Trump, the US swiftly withdrew from a trade agreement once seen by some as essentially a US-Japan trade deal. While the Trans-Pacific Partnership also involved ten other countries, it would have been the first trade agreement between the two allies, and would have dramatically lowered barriers to trade. Japan’s initial […]