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EU, U.S. start talks on electric vehicle subsidies - Commissioner

FILE PHOTO: An electric vehicle is seen charging in Manhattan, New York

MADRID (Reuters) - The European Commission has opened talks with the United States to discuss subsidies on electric vehicles sold in the North American trade bloc, EU Commissioner for the Internal Market Thierry Breton said on Monday.

He added that the Commission is also discussing other aspects of the recently approved U.S. Inflation Reduction Act.

(Reporting by Inti Landauro; Editing by David Latona and Hugh Lawson)