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NYT: Mnuchin places blame and renews China tariff threat amid impasse in trade talks

Jun 08, 2019 - CNN

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin renewed the Trump administration's threat of tariffs against China amid an impasse in trade talks with the nation, blaming Chinese officials for the breakdown in negotiations, The New York Times said Saturday.

"If they want to come back to the table and complete the deal on the terms that we were continuing to negotiate, that would be great," Mnuchin said, according to the Times. "If not, as the President said, we'll move on with ta...