Trump says he'll meet with China's Xi after trade talks end with no deal

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(Worthy News) - President Donald Trump expects to meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to try to resolve a six-month trade standoff after U.S. and Chinese negotiators ended two days of talks Thursday without settling the toughest issues that divide the world's two biggest economies.

The White House said in a statement that the two sides had made progress but that "much work remains to be done." In the meantime, the administration said it would keep a "hard deadline" of March 2, at which point it would escalate import taxes on $200 billion in Chinese good if there was no deal.

"Based on many months of negotiations, we had two very intense and very long days of discussions," said U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. [ Source: Fox News (Read More...) ]

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1 thought on “Trump says he'll meet with China's Xi after trade talks end with no deal”

  1. No deal because the Chinese refused to stop stealing technology from the U.S. They refused to stop sending approximately 30,000 pregnant women to the U.S. to give birth. (did you think it was only Mexico?) They refuse to stop organ harvesting from thousands of members of the Falun Gong religious group. They refuse to stop persecuting Christians in China (there are now as many Christians in China as there people in America.

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