Donald Trump looks forward to Xi Jinping visit, says Tillerson, as US-China tensions subside

Donald Trump looks forward to Xi Jinping visit, says Tillerson, as US-China tensions subside Chinese President Xi Jinping and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have pledged in talks to work to strengthen a relationship strained by disputes over North Korea and trade. Mr Xi met Mr Tillerson in Beijing just hours after nuclear-armed North

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Rex Tillerson Rejects Talks With North Korea on Nuclear Program

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, in a visit to South Korea, said if North Korea increased “the threat of their weapons program” to an unacceptable level, the Trump administration would consider action. “The policy of strategic patience has ended,” Mr.

New York Times

Xi, Tillerson keep it formal after Chinese call for ‘cool heads’ on North Korea

Beijing: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday that US President Donald Trump looks forward to enhancing understanding with China and the opportunity for a visit in the future. Mr Tillerson said Mr Trump places

The Sydney Morning Herald

Military dismisses China’s THAAD claims

The South Korean military has dismissed China’s claims that the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system being set up here this year is aimed at monitoring the Chinese military. “The allies would have to have public consent first for the …

Korea Times

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Beijing ahead of Trump-Jinping summit

There are reports in the US and Chinese media that US President Donald Trump is scheduled to host Chinese President Xi Jinping for a two-day summit on April 6-7 at his mansion Mar-a-Lago in Florida. Santosh Chaubey | Posted by Sonalee Borgohain.

India Today

Trump needs his best sales skills for summit with Xi Jinping

A year and a half ago, when Donald Trump descended from his golden escalator into the gold-leafed lobby of Trump Tower to announce his candidacy for president, a reporter asked him if he was capable of dealing with China. “Sure,” he answered, “last …

South China Morning Post

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson threatens pre-emptive strike on North Korea if Pyongyang chooses to ‘elevate threat’

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday in South Korea that all options are “on the table” regarding North Korea’s nuclear weapons programs, including a pre-emptive U.S. strike “if they elevate the threat of their weapons program to a level

The Week Magazine

Rex Tillerson and Xi Jinping Meet in China and Emphasize Cooperation

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, left, with President Xi Jinping of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Sunday. Credit Pool photo by Lintao Zhang. BEIJING — Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson and President Xi Jinping of China cast

New York Times

Xi, Tillerson seek stronger ties as North Korea hails rocket progress

Xi told Tillerson that he and Trump had resolved in a phone call last month “to make joint efforts to advance China-US cooperation. Xi Jinping met Rex Tillerson as the two sides haggle behind closed doors over a summit with Donald Trump, a frequent

Deccan Chronicle

Trump anti-China tweet gives Rex Tillerson a fresh wall to climb

Rex Tillerson signs a wall of the dining facility on Camp Bonifas during his South Korea visit. Photograph: Planet Pix/Rex/Shutterstock. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on

The Guardian

Tillerson lauds China-US contacts in meeting with leader Xi

BEIJING — The United States is looking forward to the first meeting between President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday, on the final day of a swing through Asia dominated by concerns

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Tillerson ends China trip with warm words from President Xi

With warm words from Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ended his first trip to Asia since taking office with an agreement to work together with China on North Korea and putting aside trickier issues. Posted

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