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    Concluding negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) free trade deal remains a priority for the Obama's administration, according to White House spokesperson Eric Schultz.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Reaching an agreement on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) free trade deal remains priority for the Obama administration despite the Brexit vote, White House spokesperson Eric Schultz said in a briefing on Monday.

    "Concluding these negotiations remains a priority for this president [Obama]," Schultz stated when asked about the timeframe for TTIP negotiations following Brexit.

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