September 28, 2018

Trump's accusation opens new front in stand-off with China

Featuring Patrick M. Cronin

Source: The Straits Times

Journalist Nirmal Ghosh

US President Donald Trump has opened a new front in his stand-off with China on trade, accusing Beijing of interfering with America's elections.

The accusation was made on Wednesday when he was chairing a United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meeting on an unrelated subject - counter-proliferation. It drew a swift denial from China.

Read the full article and more from The Straits Times.

  • Patrick M. Cronin

    Senior Advisor and Senior Director, Asia-Pacific Security Program

    Patrick M. Cronin is a Senior Advisor and Senior Director of the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). Previously, he was the Senior ...