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Trump says: “I would not stop him’, when Fed Chairman Powell resigned

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Trump addresses of the Reporter, as he leaves the White house for the G7 summit in France.

Before leaving for the G-7 in France late on Friday evening, President Trump told reporters that he was not happy with the Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who said he believed that Powell was doing a very good job.

“I want him to resign?” Trump said in response to a reporter’s question. “Let me say this: If he did I would not stop him.”

Trump to blame Powell for the volatility in the markets, and told reporters that the government worked for the tariffs on Chinese goods, good for the United States. He added that the US-appointed company in China, “hereby”, to return to the United States.

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During the wide-ranging press conference, the President also spoke about the controversy from earlier in the week.

Trump said he had Frederiksen is a “great conversation” by phone with Danish Prime Minister, Mette. Days earlier, the President cancelled a planned visit to Denmark after Frederiksen said it was “absurd” that Trump check could be to try to buy, Greenland, an Autonomous Danish region. Trump had said the PM’s comments were “evil”, but called it a “wonderful woman” on Friday.

The President also protested when reporters asked him about this week claimed that he was the “chosen person” to trade with China. “You know exactly what I mean,” he said. “It was sarcasm.”

Trump said the other G-7-leaders of the world are “friends of mine — for the most part,” but added that he was not happy with France, the taxation of the American tech companies. He said the United States could tax-French wine in retaliation“, as you’ve never seen before.”

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Trump’s meeting with the leaders of France, Canada, Germany, Italy, Japan and the UK at the annual global economic summit in the French seaside resort of Biarritz this weekend.

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