PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: U.S., China exchange new threats on trade

Clip: 08/06/2019 | 4m 37s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Tuesday, China’s central bank denied manipulating its currency to gain advantage in a trade fight with the U.S. Beijing urged Washington to pull back on trade aggression, but White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow countered that the economic burden is falling more heavily on China. Also, Defense Secretary Mark Esper warned Turkey not to attack Kurdish forces in Syria.

Aired: 08/06/19

Rating: NR

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