Trump said to push ahead with China tariffs
15 September 2018 | 4:30 pm
President Donald Trump reportedly instructed aides on Thursday to proceed with tariffs on nearly $200 billion more in Chinese products, despite attempts to revive talks aimed at resolving the trade war.
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