US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters from the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters from the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Photo: Reuters

Donald Trump denies agreeing to roll back trade war tariffs on China, despite earlier reports

  • Beijing on Thursday said the two sides had agreed to roll back tariffs on each others’ goods as part of a ‘phase one’ trade deal
  • But the US president denied this on Friday, telling reporters that he had not agreed to roll back tariffs

US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters from the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters from the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Photo: Reuters
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