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'Trump won't back down': U.S. president plans to make trade war unbearable for China and bigger than ever, Steve Bannon says

Sep 21, 2018 - Politico

This story is being published for Pros as part of a content partnership with the South China Morning Post. It originally appeared on scmp.com on Sept. 21, 2018.

US President Donald Trump's strategy is to make the trade war with China "unprecedentedly large" and "unbearably painful" for Beijing, and he will not back down before victory, former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said in an exclusive interview.

Bannon said the aim was not just to force China to give up on its "un...