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Trump: ‘Have to save the airlines!’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that American airlines must be saved, as his administration prepares to give them details this weekend about the terms of a $32 billion payroll grant to offset the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

The Republican president, retweeting a Fox News Channel commentator’s article on the airline bailout, said, “Not good … but it is what it is. Have to save the airlines!”

(Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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