Trade to figure heavily in Merkel’s meeting with Trump

Andy Uhler Apr 26, 2018
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Trade to figure heavily in Merkel’s meeting with Trump

Andy Uhler Apr 26, 2018
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with President Donald Trump tomorrow, just ahead of the May 1 deadline for averting the steel and aluminum tariffs the Trump administration announced last month. What is the German leader hoping to get from her talks with the president?

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