President Trump speaks with Chinese President Xi

OAN Newsroom
UPDATED 10:25 AM PT — Tuesday, June 18, 2019

President Trump recently spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping regarding trade negotiations. In a tweet Tuesday, the president said he had a “very good” talk with the Chinese leader via telephone.

Although no details from that discussion were released, the president said the two will continue talks next week at the G20 summit in Japan.  He added, members of both respective teams will also hold talks prior to the meeting.

This comes after the president threaten to impose additional tariffs on China if its president did not attend the G20 summit to discuss trade.

FILE – In this Thursday, June 13, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)