Global stocks mostly drop as Trump revives trade war fears


New York (AFP) – Global stocks mostly fell on Monday after US President Donald Trump sparked fears of a renewed trade war with China over its role in the coronavirus pandemic.Key eurozone markets lost more than 3.5 percent on simmering US-China tensions, with Frankfurt and Paris tumbling after a long holiday weekend.Meanwhile, Wall Street stocks shrugged off early weakness and ended in positive territory as more US states moved to reopen their economies.Millions of Europeans also emerged from lockdown on Monday, with Italy, the continent’s hardest-hit country, leading the way out of its two-mo…

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