Economic Trumpism U.S. President Makes Life Tough for German Companies

Seldom has an American president exploited the country's economic power to the degree the Trump administration has. Washington appears to be attacking German companies at every opportunity. By DER SPIEGEL Staff
U.S. President Donald Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump

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A worker tests pipes for the future Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea gas pipeline.

A worker tests pipes for the future Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea gas pipeline.

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