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    Barack Obama stated that United States and Italy have reaffirmed their commitment to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership free trade deal.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) The United States and Italy have reaffirmed their commitment to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) free trade deal, US President Barack Obama stated in a press conference on Tuesday after a meeting with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

    "We both reaffirmed our strong support for negotiations around the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, which can support jobs and exports, and innovation and growth on both sides of the Atlantic," Obama said.

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