Sino File by Cary Huang
US-China trade deal isn’t the breakthrough Trump claims, but it’s a start
Much of what Beijing has agreed, it agreed long ago. Even so, it is a sign of goodwill between Xi Jinping and his American counterpart
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.