Sun Dec 2, 2018, 10:37 PM

The U.S. and Chinas Trade Truce Statements, Compared

The U.S. and China emphasized different results from Sunday’s high-stakes meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, with the split highlighting how much of a gap needs to be overcome over the next three months.

After a dinner which both sides called "highly successful," White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi released parallel and rarely overlapping statements. The U.S. listed what China had agreed to in exchange for a 90-day pause in raising tariffs on Chinese goods, while Beijing focused on the broad reduction in trade tensions, without going into specifics.

Here is a side-by-side comparison of the main points of the two statements:

Were they at the same dinner?

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Sun Dec 2, 2018, 10:39 PM

1. Trump brought the Norks, the Turks, and now the Chicoms to the table.

one by one they all have fallen before Trump.

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