Donald Trump and Xi Jinping pictured at the 2017 Apec summit in Vietnam. Photo: AFP
Ankit Panda
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Opinion

Ankit Panda

Donald Trump won’t get a grand stage for a US-China trade deal after Chile calls off Apec summit. So what now?

  • The cancellation of the summit due to ongoing protests has deprived the US President of a setting to seal a ‘phase one’ deal with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping
  • The White House had hoped to deflect attention from the impeachment inquiry and was caught off guard by the announcement

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Donald Trump and Xi Jinping pictured at the 2017 Apec summit in Vietnam. Photo: AFP
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