What’s been the impact of the 18-month trade war?

January 15, 2020 12:05 PM
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What’s been the impact of the 18-month trade war?

US President Donald Trump and China's chief negotiator, Liu He, signed a modest trade agreement in which the administration will ease some sanctions on China and Beijing will step up its purchases of U.S. farm products and other goods. Fred Bergsten, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics discusses the past 18 months of the US-China trade dispute.

Plus, US Speaker of the House Nany Pelosi spoke to reporters today to announce the names of managers for the impeachment trial of US President Donald Trump.

And, Brazilian indigenous leaders began a four-day tribal gathering in the Amazon on Tuesday to plan their opposition to far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's push to open their reservations for commercial mining and agriculture.

Those stories and more are all on today’s International Edition.