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(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 29, 2019, Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and US President Donald Trump attend their bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Osaka. – Trump said on May 14, 2020, he does not wish to speak “right now” to his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, declaring himself “very disappointed” by the country’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic. “I have a very good relationship, but I just — right now I don’t want to speak to him,” Trump told Fox Business. Asked how the United States might choose to retaliate, Trump gave no specifics but struck a threatening tone, warning: “There are many things we could do. We could do things. We could cut off the whole relationship.” (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP)

US President Donald Trump said Thursday he is no mood to speak with China’s Xi Jinping, warning darkly he might cut off ties with the rival superpower over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

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