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China raises US trade tensions with warning of ‘new cold war'

7 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Foreign minister accuses Washington of damaging relationship with Beijing
The prospects of a trade war between China and the western economies ratcheted up on Sunday as Beijing accused the US of pushing relations towards a “new cold war”. “China has no intention to change, still less replace the United States,” China's foreign minister, Wang Yi, said on Sunday in the latest escalation in tensions between the world's two largest economies increase. “It's time for the United States to give up its wishful thinking of changing China and stopping 1.4 billion people in their historic march...
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