Which of the following countries recently announced to withdraw from Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)?

Answer: [A] U.S.A

The 12 countries among which TPP has been agreed upon include – United States, Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam. These countries are home to 800 million people and account for 40% of global trade. But recently, on 23 January 2017, President Trump signed a presidential memorandum to withdraw from TPP.

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