A man lights a cigarette outside a Huawei retail shop in Beijing on Thursday. The arrest of Huawei’s CFO on Saturday may be a US tactic in the ongoing trade war, analysts say. Photo: AP

US may use arrest of Huawei CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou to push China during Donald Trump and Xi Jinping’s trade war truce

  • Analyst sees detention of executive as calculated act by Washington to improve its hand in negotiations
  • The analyst says there could be more such cases during the 90-day trade war truce
Topic |   US-China relations

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A man lights a cigarette outside a Huawei retail shop in Beijing on Thursday. The arrest of Huawei’s CFO on Saturday may be a US tactic in the ongoing trade war, analysts say. Photo: AP
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