Chinese Envoy to Cambodia Lambasts U.S. Over Trade War

The Chinese ambassador to Cambodia this week attacked the United States in an exchange on social media following weeks of silence.

In a statement written in the Khmer language and posted on the embassy’s Facebook page, Ambassador Wang Wentian accused the U.S. of inflaming the trade war and calling it a “dishonest individual” during the negotiation with China.

Wang’s five-page letter titled “Covered by Thick Snow, the Pine Tree Still Stands Strong” accused the United States of violating its promises after eleven trade talks, including three bilateral talks, which reached an unexplained “consensus”.

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