Peter Navarro: "There's A Special Place In Hell" For "Socialist" Trudeau For Betraying President Donald J. Trump

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President Trump's economic and trade adviser Peter Navarro told FOX News Sunday regarding President Trump's G-7 feud with Canadian PM Justin Trudeau: "There’s a special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with President Donald J. Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door...that’s what bad faith Justin Trudeau did with that stunt press conference."

"It's nothing short of Canada trying to raise its high protectionist barriers even higher on things like maple syrup and other goods," he said.

Navarro accused Trudeau of misleading President Trump into signing his "socialist communique" and said his "stab in the back" was among the worst political mistakes ever made by a Canadian leader. '





"The American press needs to do a much better job of reporting what the Canadians are preparing to do... trying to raise its high protectionary barriers on things like maple syrup and other goods," Navarro quipped.

CHRIS WALLACE, FNC: Question, Mr. Navarro, is that really how we want to deal with our second biggest trading partner?

PETER NAVARRO, WHITE HOUSE TRADE ADVISER: Chris, there's a special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with President Donald J. Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door. And that's what bad faith Justin Trudeau did with that stunt press conference. That's what week, dishonest Justin Trudeau did. And that comes right from Air Force One.

And I'll tell you this, to my friends in Canada, that was one of the worst political miscalculations of a Canadian leader in modern Canadian history. All Justin Trudeau had to do was take the win. President Trump did the courtesy to Justin Trudeau to travel up to Quebec for that summit. He had other things, bigger things on his plate in Singapore, where you are now, Chris. He did him a favor and he was even willing to sign that socialist communique. And what did Trudeau did -- do as soon as -- as soon as the plane took off from Canadian airspace, Trudeau stuck our president in the back. That will not stand.

And as far as this retaliation goes, the American press needs to do a much better job of what the Canadians are getting ready to do because it's nothing short of an attack on our political system and it's nothing short of Canada trying to raise its high protectionist barriers even higher on things like maple syrup and other goods.

WALLACE: Mr. Navarro, I've got a lot to talk to you about, but I do have to press this. You used some very strong words, stab in the back, a special place in hell. You said that that came from Air Force One. Are those the views, are those the words of the president towards Trudeau?

NAVARRO: Those are my words, but they're the sentiment that was on Air Force One after that.

Look, Chris, this was -- this was just wrong what -- what Trudeau is doing. The Canadians are totally bungling our trade relationships and it's due to their leadership. Take NAFTA for example. We'd have a deal, we'd have a great deal with NAFTA, by now, if the Canadians would spend more time at the bargaining table and less time lobbying Capitol Hill and our press and state governments here, they --

WALLACE: All right.

NAVARRO: They are just simply not playing fair. Dishonest. Weak.



On Saturday Trump accused Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of making "false statements" and said that the US will not endorse a G7 communique:

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