When asked by Trudeau why Trump cited national security threats while emplacing tariffs on Canada, Trump said "Didn't you guys burn down the White House?"

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www.kitv.com—President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a testy phone call on May 25 over new tariffs imposed by the Trump administration targeting steel and aluminum imports...

Trump to Trudeau in testy tariff call: 'Didn't you guys burn down the White House?'. President reportedly invoked war of 1812 when Canadian PM asked how he could justify tariffs on national security grounds He has criticized Canada’s trade polices as “unfair” and dismissed its dairy policy as “a disgrace”. Now, Donald Trump has reportedly added a 200-year-old battle to his litany of complaints against the United States’ northern neighbor. During a tetchy phone call last month to discuss looming steel and aluminum tariffs, Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, reportedly...