While announcing the details of the tariffs in Washington, Mr Trump singled out Australia when he said countries with good trade and military relationships with the USA may be exempt.
In the immediate aftermath, Australian Trade Minister Steve Ciobo told local media that he was "seeking urgent clarification" from us officials to see if Australia would be exempt.
ABC News understands there is some confusion about Mr Trump's choice of words and the two leaders did not discuss a new security agreement.
There were no immediate details on what such a "security agreement" would entail. The White House said the investigation rendered the U.S.
"There are lots of forces in the U.S. who will rally around this, there are already congressional efforts to overturn this, there's a big group of industries that have come together to advocate for something", Jacobi said.
"But this is an easy sell for Trump because of positive trading".
"I had a frank discussion with the U.S. side about the serious pending issue of steel/aluminum tariffs, " the top European Union trade official, Cecilia Malmström, wrote on Twitter after the meeting.
Turkey's Armed Forces at 4 kilometers from Syria's Afrin center
Ankara said it might also extend its aggression further east to Manbij unless the PYD/PKK leaves the strategically located city. The military intervention came after the U.S. said it would set up a 30,000-strong militant border force at Turkish doorstep.
" Turnbull has handled this well, with the right level of messaging and now knows how to speak to Trump and his administration by sticking to what is mutually beneficial".
The Australian Prime Minister declared in a post on Twitter "great discussion today on security and trade".
"The Americans made it clear then it didn't matter if we were allies or not", he said.
"The effect of imposing a tariff on Australian steel to the West Coast would be simply. putting up the price of building in California", he said.
He said any special treatment afforded to Australia would only apply to shipments coming out of the country, and not to those from Australian companies in third markets.
He said the threat of Australia sustaining collateral damage in a trade war also remained real.
Mr Turnbull later told reporters that legal paperwork confirming the exemption was yet to be completed, but an executive order would put Mr Trump's direction in place.
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To say what's followed in the weeks since the latest mass shooting in the United States has alarmed me would be an understatement. While the bill won't please all sides, Scott said he was proud of the collaborative process that occurred to make it happen.
The Jayhawks and AP Big 12 player of the year Devonte' Graham face the Oklahoma-Oklahoma State victor in Thursday's quarterfinals. The calendar has flipped to March , which means we are just days away from the most exciting time of the year - March Madness .
Avraham Binyamin, a Yitzhar spokesman, said two Palestinians were seen approaching Yitzhar with a "burning object". Last Tuesday, the Israeli settlers attacked the Palestinian village of Madama, to the South of Nablus.
Chelsea's back three is not the impenetrable brick wall it was for large parts of their title-winning season past year . They deserved more against Tottenham and against United. "The player and I must have patience".
French sports daily L'Equipe reported Friday that Chelsea coach Antonio Conte is being lined up to replace Emery. This summer is also a rare opportunity to preempt another European giant in snaring the coveted South American.
Even that needs to be checked. "Maybe they have dual citizenship or a green card, maybe the US paid them for this". How can you know that? Putin also cast doubt on the chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
Change your clocks, check your smoke alarms
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Neymar indeed wants a Barcelona return
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Stockdale double sets up Irish for Grand Slam showdown
Joe Schmidt admitted the 20-point winning margin was harsh on Scotland and skipper John Barclay agreed his side were hard done by. Ulster flyer Stockdale went over twice, however, the second on the stroke of halftime as Ireland went in 14-3 ahead.
Duterte 'Needs Psychiatric Evaluation' - UN Human Rights Head
This move, therefore, only reinforces the classification that the CPP-NPA is a terrorist group,"Roque said Saturday afternoon". Zeid and other United Nations rights officials have focused significant attention on Duterte's controversial drug war .
Travel warning issued for Americans in Mexico
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Alexa's new 'Follow-Up Mode' listens for more commands
Amazon warns that the feature will not work when your Echo device is playing music, books, or you're on a call through the device. For example, the "follow-up mode" works only when Alexa is sure that the second command is not a mere background noise.