Jean-Claude Juncker's Unexpected Deal How the European Commission President Won Over Trump

This week, Washington and Brussels struck an unexpected agreement to lift levies in the tariff conflict between the U.S. and the EU. The move represents a victory for all sides, but especially beleaguered European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.
German export automobiles await shipment at the port in Emden, Germany.

German export automobiles await shipment at the port in Emden, Germany.

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and U.S. President Donald Trump as they announce a deal to work toward zero tariffs in Washington on Wednesday.

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and U.S. President Donald Trump as they announce a deal to work toward zero tariffs in Washington on Wednesday.

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