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Pence softens Trump's trade talk during Indonesia visit

US Vice President reassures Jakarta on 'free and fair' trade relationship

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, center, before meeting with Indonesian business leaders in Jakarta on April 21. (Photo by Simon Roughneen)

JAKARTA -- During a visit to Jakarta on April 21, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence diluted some of the anti-trade rhetoric espoused by his recently-elected boss, President Donald Trump, saying that his country and Indonesia "can and will do more to expand commerce."

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