China accuses US of ‘extravagant expectations’ as trade war escalates
Google suspends key business with Huawei Technologies in line with Trump blacklist
Beijing/Washington — China accused the US on Monday of harbouring “extravagant expectations” for a trade deal, underlining the gulf between the two sides as US action against China’s technology giant Huawei began hitting the global tech sector. Adding to bilateral tension, the US military said one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea on Sunday, the latest in a series of “freedom of navigation operations”, angering Beijing.
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