The White House announced an early exit from the summit Thursday night after French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signalled they would use the G7 event to take a stance against new US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
Then President Trump tweeted: "Based on Justin's false statements at his news conference, and the fact that Canada is charging massive Tariffs to our U.S. farmers, workers and companies, I have instructed our U.S. Reps not to endorse the Communique as we look at Tariffs on automobiles flooding the U.S. Market!"
US President Donald Trump steps off Air Force One upon arrival at Palm Beach International in West Palm Beach, Florida on April 18, 2018.
"We have a world to run", Trump said. In a series of tweets from Singapore, Trump kept up the tirade while contending that "Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade if it is not Reciprocal". That moved him squarely offside with most of his fellow G7 leaders, including Trudeau, on one of their most serious, shared worldwide security concerns.
Russian Federation supports China's proposal for a "suspension-for-suspension" approach that calls for North Korea to stop its nuclear and missile testing in exchange for a halt to joint military exercises between the US and South Korea. Even before they broke into open conflict, Trump was the odd man out in a group that favors global cooperation and has focused on issues like climate change.
Russian Federation and China have responded to the U.S. national security strategy describing them as America's top adversaries by vowing to further expand their economic, political and military co-operation.
Noting that Russian Federation and other members of the Eurasian Economic Union "also have disputes and do not unanimously sign everything at the same time", he played down the furor over Trump's undiplomatic diplomacy: "We can see that there are internal problems there".
"As far as I know, the president of the United States said the U.S.is considering the possibility of regulating the additional supply of automotive equipment in the US market", he said.
China is mired in tough negotiations with the United States to avoid a trade war, while Moscow has deep differences with Washington on multiple diplomatic fronts, including Syria and Ukraine.
The most powerful Russian and Chinese leaders in decades, Putin and Xi have forged closer ties as US President Donald Trump has labeled both countries economic rivals that challenge US interests and values.
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But she stressed there are many areas where Canada is working closely and effectively together. The meeting between two permanent members of the United Nations Security Council was being closely watched ahead of Trump's planned denuclearization talks on Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Trump said he "may leave a little bit early" from the G-7 meeting.
And he promised a "frank and direct discussion" with Trump in Canada.
"Pursuing the conversation. Engaging, keeping the dialogue alive, now & ever".
Trudeau addressed Trump by his first name off the top of their meeting and offered warm greetings.
On Sunday, Trump's chief economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, accused Trudeau of undermining the United States and its allies with comments at the G7 summit.
"I've been firm, I've been clear, but I don't think descending into insults is right for the way Canada engages with the world", the prime minister said. "We'll see how it all works out, but we've made a lot of progress".
Earlier Saturday, the German government posted on Twitter a photo that shows the leaders and aides.
Trump answered for Trudeau with a joke: "He's happy".