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TPP leaders´ meeting called off
after no-show by Canadian PM

The Straits Times, by Lee U-Wen

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Posted By:poster, 11/10/2017 7:58:29 PM

A planned meeting of leaders of the 11 countries that remain in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was unexpectedly scrapped yesterday after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau failed to turn up. They were to have met to discuss the fate of the trade pact, amid differences over how to proceed with the deal after the withdrawal of the United States in January. The so-called TPP-11 is made up of Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam, all members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) forum.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldsfc, 11/10/2017 8:06:55 PM     (No. 11448217)

Perhaps Mr. T had a run in his stockings?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: columba, 11/10/2017 8:22:01 PM     (No. 11448230)

He was probably tangentially thinking of how to kill more babies.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: harper, 11/10/2017 8:28:16 PM     (No. 11448238)

...thinking....

LMAO, in fact ROFLMAO

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Reply 4 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 11/10/2017 8:30:22 PM     (No. 11448240)

Former substitute drama teacher.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 11/10/2017 8:42:50 PM     (No. 11448250)

Did Canada just drop out of TPP?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mfm, 11/10/2017 9:13:22 PM     (No. 11448275)

Justin from Canada just crushed the CDN economy...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: caljeepgirl, 11/10/2017 9:51:48 PM     (No. 11448297)

Taking a page out of Trump´s book?!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ocjim, 11/11/2017 4:08:38 AM     (No. 11448404)

TPP was always, and remains, an annoying federal union jobs program. Like at SFO and several other airports, TPP needs to be completely privatized and strictly monitored.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ocjim, 11/11/2017 4:13:12 AM     (No. 11448406)

CORRECTION: Ignore my post at #8, of course. Intending to respond to next article on TSA. Arrrh, acronyms! More coffee, pronto!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Trigger2, 11/11/2017 5:00:29 AM     (No. 11448419)

You´ll find Trudeau crying in his safe space closet clinging to his pacifier and blankee.

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