Not specifically, but figuratively.
The escalating clash cast a shadow over the Trump's nuclear talks with Kim and led critics to question why the president was bashing USA partners while appearing to cosy up to one of Washington's bitterest long-time foes.
Canadian officials say they've been working very deliberately to emphasize shared interests and have been doing so for some time.
Canada is the U.S.'s largest trading partner, and the US economy would struggle to make up for Canada's absence, Heyman noted. There wasn't really another option for a Canadian politician.
"They owe you an apology", Heyman said.
"They need to regulate their own supply to meet their own market demands and not keep creating excess that is ruining not only USA farmers, but dairy farmers around the world".
Bitter differences over trade dominated the summit Trudeau hosted over the weekend, with leaders of the world's largest economies lining up against Trump's threats to impose stiff tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. You said that that came from Air Force One.
USA shipments of the proteins have now tapered off, and the new price class also allowed Canadian processors to produce skim milk powder at a low enough price to compete globally.
Trump spoke just days ahead of a deadline he set last month about his administration's imposition of a 25 per cent punitive tariff on US$50 billion worth of annual imports from China, part of an effort to force Beijing to lower restrictions on USA companies and exporters to the country's markets. The U.S.at the end of May imposed tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum imports against Canada, Mexico and the European Union.
"Very dishonest and weak", he said. "Are those the ...words of the president towards Trudeau?"
Trump fired off a volley of tweets on Monday further venting anger at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, the European Union and Trudeau. He forced the Canadian PM to react.
Mr Trump also commented at the news conference on the viral photo taken of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and others standing before him.
"Sometimes when we think about tariffs, when we think about a trade war, we lose sight of the real impact, and that's on workers", Singh told a news conference.
I have seen too many on the progressive Left attack the media and everybody else saying that Donald Trump, you know this was a farce, and they're saying, "No, he did a good thing". It's just obvious Canadian politics.
"... No, I have a good relationship with Justin Trudeau".