Trump touts Irish ties, but jokes about country’s taxes

  • President Donald Trump meets with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, March 15, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump praised the close ties between Ireland and the United States on Thursday at a series of events celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, though he joked that the country was a “tough one to compete with” on taxes.

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