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Chinese official raises specter of ‘financial war’ with the United States

As the trade row between the United States and China heats up, a previously dovish senior Chinese government economist has taken the gloves off, quoting Mao Zedong in an interview with SpiegelOnline: “You lead your war, and I lead mine.” Mei Xinyu, a member of the Commerce Ministry’s Chinese Academy of World Trade and Economic Cooperation, warned that […]