Trump: US 'Won't Be Taken Advantage of Any More'

Newser| Fri Nov 10 01:01:40 EST 2017
(Newser) – Hours after leaving Beijing, President Trump on Friday delivered what appeared to be a sharp rebuke to China, declaring that he won't allow the US to be "taken advantage of any more" when it comes to trade. He pledged to always "put America first." Speaking at a gathering of CEOs at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam, Trump said: "From this day forward we will compete on a fair and equal basis." "We are not going to let the United States be taken advantage of anymore," he said. It was a striking change of tone from the day before, when Trump set aside his previous blistering rhetoric in favor of friendly overtures to China, the AP reports. Trump also continued..

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