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Xi says China must speed up negotiations with trading partners, doesn’t mention U.S.

November 6, 2019
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday touted China's commitment to increasing trade and speeding up efforts to strike deals with other countries -- without mentioning a potential pact with the U.S. In a speech at the opening ceremony of the second China International Import Expo, Xi never mentioned the U.S. by name, but made several references to the Trump administration’s policies toward Beijing. “We need to ‘tear down walls,’ not to ‘erect walls,’” Xi said, juxtaposing a celebrated Ronald Reagan...

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