China slams ‘irresponsible’ United States over shelved security talks

FILE PHOTO: Hua Chunying, spokeswoman of China's Foreign Ministry, speaks at a regular news conference in Beijing, China, January 6, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s foreign ministry criticised the United States for suggesting that Beijing was behind the cancellation of sensitive security talks planned for this month, underscoring the severity of trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies. China’s foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in a statement late on Wednesday suggestions made by a […]

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