US-china relations

A deal may be signed this month by President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a yet-to-be-determined location.
The assault ship Wasp had been due to make a port call in Hong Kong next month.
It would appear that all of North Korea’s regional foes may have come to the same conclusion as Mr. Trump.
For all he knows, foreign leaders could be insulting him.
Prosperity built upon the U.S.-led open trading order now enables China to consume more American imports and export less.
It seems that Beijing regards the meeting as a warm-up exercise between the two leaders.
Ignore the way National Security Adviser Michael Flynn put Iran "on notice" and the new president insisted, that, when it comes to that country, "nothing is off the table." Instead, focus for a moment on something truly scary.
While Asia embraces globalization, the popular tide turns against it in the West.
With Donald Trump in office, Xi Jinping will become the foremost proponent of an open global economy and the battle against climate change.