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France Vows Retaliation As Luxury Industry Braces for U.S. Tariffs

PARIS—France bristled at President Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on French imports, saying the European Union stood ready to retaliate and raising the specter of a trans-Atlantic tit-for-tat.

As Mr. Trump and President Emmanuel Macron of France met on the sidelines of a North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit in London on Tuesday, the leaders tried to paper over the trade tensions, which erupted Monday evening after the Trump administration proposed levies of up to 100% on $2.4 billion of French imports.

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