US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP

China should prepare for more vitriol from Donald Trump after threat to sever ties, observers say

  • President’s comments in interview with Fox News, in which he said US would be US$500 billion better off without China, reflect the escalating tensions between the two nations, university professor says
  • Beijing should not worry too much about Trump’s words, but be wary they could turn into actions, CASS researcher says

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US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump said that “right now” he does not want to speak to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Photo: AFP
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