The fact that trump welcomed the UK out of the EU and called on other countries to follow this example, is "a unique case", said the politician. In his opinion, there is a need for intensive dialogue with the U.S. side.
European Commission President warned the United States against a trade war with the European Union. She would not meet the interests of any party. However, Juncker urged to take seriously the "protectionist tone" of the administration to trump and be prepared for appropriate measures on the part of American leadership.
During his visit to the US, the Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel (Angela Merkel) expressed hope for the resumption of negotiations between the EU and the USA on free trade area (TTIP). Putting the unity of the European Union, she pointed out that there can be no question of such a bilateral agreement between Germany and the United States.