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Trump Arrives In Japan For High-Stakes Trade Talks

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President Trump is in Japan for high-stakes talks about trade with the U.S. and other key issues. Air Force One landed in Tokyo on Saturday, the start of a four-day visit for Mr. Trump and first lady Melania Trump.
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President Trump Opened His State Visit to Japan by Needling the Japanese on Trade

President Trump Opened His State Visit to Japan by Needling the Japanese on Trade

22 days ago   |   By

President Donald Trump opened a state visit to Japan on Saturday by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the United States. “Maybe that's why you like me so much,” he joshed.
Trump also promoted the U.S. under his leadership, saying “there's never been a better time” to invest or do business in America, and he urged corporate leaders to come.
The president's first event after arriving in Tokyo was a reception with several dozen Japanese and American business leaders at the U.S. ambassador's residence. He said the two countries “are hard at work” negotiating a trade agreement...
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Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

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By JILL COLVIN and DARLENE SUPERVILLE
TOKYO - President Donald Trump needled Japan over the U.S.-Japan trade imbalance as he kicked off a state visit to the country Saturday that's been tailor-made to his whims and ego.
Speaking at a reception with several dozen Japanese and American business leaders at the U.S. ambassador's residence in Tokyo shortly after his arrival, Trump said the U.S. and Japan “are hard at work” negotiating a new bilateral trade agreement that he said would benefit both countries.
“I would say that Japan has had a substantial edge for many, many years, but that's...
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