Artscape 2017 music schedule

Xi Jinping

Trump's reset with China

Trump's reset with China

After a campaign filled with harsh words against China, a transition that upended 45 years of diplomacy with Beijing, and a first week in office that included threats of a trade war, if not an actual one, President Donald Trump appears to be seeking to dial back tensions with President Xi Jinping. He sent the Chinese leader a letter wishing him a happy Lunar New Year (albeit a bit late) and saying he wants to develop a "constructive relationship." After threatening a 45 percent tariff on Chinese imports, speaking by phone with the leader of Taiwan and rattling sabers about islands in the South China Sea, he's got a lot of work to do if he wants to set the relationship between...

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