John Bolton book reveals ‘Xi Jinping’s personal appeals to Donald Trump’ on Huawei and ZTE squib

Chinese President Xi Jinping made personal appeals in trade talks with his US counterpart to remove sanctions on Chinese technology firms, according to a tell-all memoir by former American national security adviser John Bolton.In his book The Room Where It Happened , Bolton said Xi raised discussions of the companies, ZTE and Huawei Technologies, in phone calls in May 2018 and June 2019, saying he would be indebted to Donald Trump if the sanctions were eased.In talks on trade and Taiwan at theā€¦
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