"As the two main targets of Trump’s anti-globalization tirades, China and Mexico have a lot to commiserate about," notes Ana Campoy. "The president-elect’s talk of tearing up trade deals, starting trade wars and closing borders irks both countries, which have big stakes on international trade. Strengthening their ties is a symbolic snub to Trump’s vision of the world."
Opinion: Though China barely figured in the second U.S. presidential debate, Trump’s comments show how he uses China as a foil for America
In Trump's worldview, "China is less a question of foreign policy than a way to reflect on the United States," writes Emily Rauhala.
China in 2 minutes a day
More from SupChina
Friday, January 13
Food of the southwest
Jan 13, 2017