Even though the EU and the U.S. are natural partners in rewriting world trade rules with China, Trump's strategy risks depriving Washington of a strategic ally.
America is now undertaking a debate and reconsideration of its strategy toward China on an unprecedented scale.
Trump’s march into a trade war is ... reminiscent of military adventures by ... presidents who got their country into a no-win situation with misguided strategy.
[I]f Moscow introduces mirror-like measures, then U.S. industrialists will also have a difficult time.
The current Trump method of diplomacy is in danger of distorting the world’s trade rules and inviting a worthless trade war.