U.S. President Joe Biden meets with Mexican and Canadian leaders for North American summit

U.S. President Joe Biden hosted Canadian and Mexican leaders on Thursday for the first North American summit in five years in a bid to revitalize cooperation that has been over-shadowed by tension over Biden’s “Buy American” agenda and immigration. Biden met separately at the White House with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President… Read More U.S. President Joe Biden meets with Mexican and Canadian leaders for North American summit

Canada designates U.S. Three Percenters militia as terrorist organization

Canada officially named the U.S. right-wing militia group Three Percenters a terrorist entity on Friday, saying it posed a “significant threat” to Canadian domestic security. Earlier this month U.S. prosecutors obtained a conspiracy indictment against six men associated with the Three Percenters, the latest in a series of such charges arising from the January 6… Read More Canada designates U.S. Three Percenters militia as terrorist organization

North American trade deal kicks off amid threat of disputes

A modernized U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade pact took effect on Wednesday, ensuring continuity for manufacturers and agriculture, but the threat of disputes is exposing cracks in what was meant to be a stronger North American fortress of competitiveness. As the deal kicks in, the Trump administration is threatening Canada with new aluminum tariffs, and a prominent Mexican… Read More North American trade deal kicks off amid threat of disputes

U.S. President Donald Trump threatens hike of auto import tariffs, shatters G7 efforts to ease trade dispute

U.S. President Donald Trump threw the G7’s efforts to show a united front into disarray after taking aim at Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, adding he might double down on import tariffs by hitting the sensitive auto industry. Having left the Group of Seven summit in Canada early, Trump’s announcement that he was backing out… Read More U.S. President Donald Trump threatens hike of auto import tariffs, shatters G7 efforts to ease trade dispute