- Apr 07, 2018 -
European Council: U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs are untenable on the grounds of "national security"
Xinhua News Agency, Brussels, March 23 (Reporter: Wang Zixia) The European Council issued a communique on the 23rd, expressing its regret over the United States' decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum. The reason that the so-called "national security" of the United States is not tenable.
The two-day EU Spring Summit ended in Brussels on the same day. Under the background of the United States adopting protectionist policies such as steel and aluminum tariffs, trade has become an important issue for this summit.