China | Washington Week


News You Need to Know

US administration excited about trade policies after China agreement, says Mnuchin

May 12, 2017
Ylan Mui, Sam Meredith | CNBC
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin emphasized the Trump administration's excitement after the U.S. and China announced a series of trade measures aimed at improving the trade balance between Washington and Beijing.
News You Need to Know

No, Not Everything Is About North Korea

April 19, 2017
Nancy Youssef | Buzzfeed News
The White House wants the world to think bombings in Syria and Afghanistan and the deployment of an aircraft carrier were all about North Korea. Is that cover for a lack of policy?
News You Need to Know

China Warns of ‘Storm Clouds Gathering’ in U.S.-North Korea Standoff

April 15, 2017
Gerry Mullany, Chris Buckley, David Sanger | The New York Times
China warned on Friday that tensions on the Korean Peninsula could spin out of control, as North Korea said it could test a nuclear weapon at any time and a United States naval group neared the peninsula — an American effort to sow doubt in Pyongyang over how President Trump might respond.
News You Need to Know

Trump Rips U.S.-Russia Relations, Opens Up to China

April 13, 2017
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
President Trump and his top international advisers assailed President Vladimir Putin Wednesday, describing U.S.-Russia relations as hovering at an “all-time low.”
News You Need to Know

Trump Aims to Push Xi on Trade, North Korea at China Summit

April 7, 2017
Peter Nicholas, Carol Lee, Bob Davis | The Wall Street Journal
President Donald Trump said Thursday he expects to secure a commitment from China to pressure North Korea to curb the nation’s nuclear ambitions.
News You Need to Know

Trump Calls North Korea ‘Big Problem,’ That Will Be Focus of Meeting With China’s Xi

April 6, 2017
Carol Lee, Rebecca Ballhaus | The Wall Street Journal
President Donald Trump said a response to the threat posed by North Korea will be a central focus of his meeting this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
News You Need to Know

Backing away from a fight, Trump to honor one-China policy

February 10, 2017
Simon Denyer, Philip Rucker | The Washington Post
President Trump just backed down from what could have been a serious fight with China.
News You Need to Know

China hawks rally to Trump

December 6, 2016
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
Trump's precedent-breaking call with Taiwan's president buoyed conservatives eager for a harder line on China.
Subscribe to China