Monday, June 24, 2019

"Trump, Trudeau seek collaboration on 'critical minerals': White House"

From Reuters, June 20:
U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ordered officials on Thursday to develop a plan for U.S.-Canada collaboration on “critical minerals,” the White House said in a statement after a meeting of the two leaders.

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