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Trump Says He Sees The European Union As A 'Foe' Of U.S.

President Trump told CBS that he has "low expectations" ahead of a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, and added, "I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade."

President Trump has said he has "low expectations" ahead of a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, and added that he sees the European Union as a "foe" of the U.S.

He made the comments , during a visit to Europe that has tested relations with some of the U.S.'s most important allies.

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