first_img whatsapp China is set to retaliate against Donald Trump’s new tariffs by imposing duties on an additional $60bn (£45.6bn) of US goods.Beijing is hitting back against the US President’s plans to introduce 10 per cent tariffs on $200bn of Chinese imports from 24 September. Callum Keown Trump accuses China of election meddling as it hits back with tariffs on $60bn of US goods whatsapp China has openly stated that they are actively trying to impact and change our election by attacking our farmers, ranchers and industrial workers because of their loyalty to me. What China does not understand is that these people are great patriots and fully understand that…..— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 18, 2018He said: “China has openly stated that they are actively trying to impact and change our election by attacking our farmers, ranchers and industrial workers because of their loyalty to me.”Read more: Fiddling while America burns? Trump is today’s emperor NeroHe added: “There will be great and fast economic retaliation against China if our farmers, ranchers and/or industrial workers are targeted.”Trump said yesterday he would impose 10 per cent tariffs on around $200bn of Chinese imports as of 24 September – and that it could rise to 25 per cent in January.He also warned of an extra $267bn worth of tariffs if China chose to retaliate. More From Our Partners Brave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comKansas coach fired for using N-word toward Black playerthegrio.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgLA news reporter doesn’t seem to recognize actor Mark Currythegrio.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgPorsha Williams engaged to ex-husband of ‘RHOA’ co-star Falynn Guobadiathegrio.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFort Bragg soldier accused of killing another servicewoman over exthegrio.comcenter_img Share The Chinese government said it was a “forced response” and that its own 10 per cent tariffs would be imposed – from the same day – on around 5,200 US products including aircraft, soya bean oil, coffee and flour.Read more: Jack Ma warns US-China trade war could last for 20 yearsIn a statement it said it hoped the US would stop “trade frictions” and maintain a “mutually beneficial relationship” through dialogue.Minutes earlier Donald Trump had taken to Twitter accusing China of meddling in its midterm elections by attacking the country’s industrial workers. Tuesday 18 September 2018 3:08 pm Ad Unmute by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryUndomoneycougar.comDiana’s Butler Reveals Why Harry Really Married Meghanmoneycougar.comUndoZen HeraldEllen Got A Little Too Personal With Blake Shelton, So He Said ThisZen HeraldUndoOne-N-Done | 7-Minute Workout7 Minutes a Day To a Flat Stomach By Using This 1 Easy ExerciseOne-N-Done | 7-Minute WorkoutUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeUndoCleverstTattoo Fails : No One Makes It Past No. 6 Without LaughingCleverstUndoMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailUndoTrading BlvdThis Picture of Prince Harry & Father at The Same Age Will Shock YouTrading BlvdUndoBridesBlushThis Is Why The Royal Family Kept Quiet About Prince Harry’s Sister BridesBlushUndolast_img