The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

US-China trade war: Liu He, Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin hold phone call on core concerns over phase one deal

  • The two sides agree to continue communication about an agreement, Beijing says
  • Call suggests China is keeping trade negotiations separate from other disputes with Washington

Topic |   US-China trade war
The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
The US’ Robert Lighthizer (left) and Steve Mnuchin, and China’s Liu He (centre), pictured during talks last month, spoke by telephone on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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