June 19, 2018 / 7:47 AM / a month ago

China urges U.S. to stop damaging words and deeds on trade

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday urged the United States to stop its damaging words and deeds, after President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods.

FILE PHOTO: A container truck moves past containers at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo

Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang made the comment at a regular news briefing, adding that China did not want a trade war but was not afraid of one.

Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Writing by Michael Martina; Editing by Kim Coghill

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