Trump steel tariffs illegal, says UK's Liam Fox
New tariffs imposed by the US on steel and aluminium from the EU are "illegal", the UK's International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said.
The policy came into force on Friday, meaning anyone in the US importing the metals from the EU will have to pay an additional tax.
President Donald Trump said the move would protect US national security.
Dr Fox said Prime Minister Theresa May would be raising the issue at the G7 leaders meeting next week.
On Friday, Mrs May said she was "disappointed" at the US decision - which will see a 25% duty on European steel and a 10% duty on... read more
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