April 16, 2017 / 12:38 PM / 6 months ago

Trump says China working with U.S. on North Korea problem

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his reversal on whether to call China a currency manipulator, saying on Twitter that China was helping with the North Korean problem.

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he and China's President Xi Jinping walk along the front patio of the Mar-a-Lago estate after a bilateral meeting in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., April 7, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

“Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem? We will see what happens!” Trump said on Twitter.

Reporting by Daniel Trotta; Editing by Alison Williams

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