17 mai 2018

Tensions erupt among Trump trade officials ahead of China talks

politico.eu

WASHINGTON — Tensions between Trump administration moderates and hard-liners on trade with China are boiling over ahead of talks with Chinese negotiators in Washington this week — and as President Donald Trump seems increasingly eager to reach a deal. Peter Navarro, a Beijing critic and the standard-bearer of the president’s harsh campaign rhetoric on China, had a screaming match with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, a moderate, during an initial round of talks in Beijing two weeks ago. On [...]