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2006-02-13 11:42:19

By William Schomberg and Richard Waddington BRUSSELS/GENEVA (Reuters) - The EU on Monday gave the United States three months to avoid retaliatory sanctions after Brussels won a long-running trade dispute, a threat which if carried out would add to transatlantic trade tensions.

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2004-11-27 09:00:02

WASHINGTON - The World Trade Organization imposed penalties Friday on U.S. exports ranging from apples to textiles, escalating a trade dispute the Bush administration has struggled to defuse by unsuccessfully urging Congress to repeal legislation aimed at protecting American steelmakers.

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2004-11-26 21:00:03

WASHINGTON - The World Trade Organization imposed penalties Friday on U.S. exports ranging from apples to textiles, escalating a trade dispute the Bush administration has struggled to defuse by unsuccessfully urging Congress to repeal legislation aimed at protecting American steelmakers.

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2004-11-26 18:00:02

WASHINGTON - The World Trade Organization imposed penalties Friday on U.S. exports ranging from apples to textiles, escalating a trade dispute the Bush administration has struggled to defuse by unsuccessfully urging Congress to repeal legislation aimed at protecting American steelmakers.

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2004-11-26 15:00:03

WASHINGTON - The Bush administration said Friday it would comply with a World Trade Organization that penalizes some U.S. exports even as it tries to get Congress to change the law that prompted the sanctions.

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2004-11-26 12:00:02

WASHINGTON - The Bush administration indicated Friday that it would live with punitive new duties imposed by the World Trade Organization against U.S. products, even as it fights relentlessly to protect America's interests. "We are continuing to work with Congress to bring the U.S.


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