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Justin Trudeau to visit Trump in Washington on Monday

President Trump has vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico.

Published: 10th February 2017 12:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th February 2017 12:40 AM   |  A+A-

By Associated Press

TORONTO: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on Monday.

A statement from the prime minister's office on Thursday says the leaders "look forward to discussing the unique relationship between Canada and the United States of America and how they will continue to work hard for middle-class Canadians and Americans, together."

More than 75 percent of Canada's exports go to the U.S. Of the 50 U.S. states, 35 count Canada as their leading export market.

Trump has vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico.

Canada's foreign minister warned the Trump administration on Wednesday that his country will retaliate if the U.S. applies new tariffs.

Chrystia Freeland visited U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday.

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