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‘Blackmail’ and ‘gangsterism’ turn China-US spat into a war of words

These are curious days. As President Donald Trump takes the equivalent of economic vise grips to squeeze China, the trade war appears to be entering a new and unpredictable phase. Behind the scenes, United States officials have made it clear that the White House is still open to talks with President Xi Jinping’s government, but […]