The US and China take their rivalry into more dangerous waters after collapse of trade talks

//The US and China take their rivalry into more dangerous waters after collapse of trade talks

The US and China take their rivalry into more dangerous waters after collapse of trade talks

Whatever the behind-the-scenes sequence of events that produced a failure to conclude a trade agreement between the US and China, the new reality is that hardliners on both sides have now gained the upper hand over those seeking to find an agreed way forward. The net result will be fewer inhibitions on both sides about provoking the other not only on trade-related issues, but also on more sensitive and dangerous subjects. Historians will debate whether China reneged on understandings reached…

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