President Trump entering his meeting with President Xi Jinping over the weekend
Huawei and Delaying New Tariffs on Chinese goods in hopes of restarting trade talks with Beijing.
"We discussed a lot of things, and we're right back on track," Trump said. "We'll see what happens."
Trump's meetings with Xi and other leaders at the Group of 20 Economics
Trump emerged from his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin with no specific public commitments, although both nations had pledged in principle to consider a new arms control pact , Russian Defense Systems, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said Trump told him he would not punish his government with his sentence.
And while Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un following the G-20
"In the case of Putin, Erdogan , others, I do not push him that hard. He pushed harder with adversaries, "said Richard N. Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Trump and his aides have scorned the system of routine diplomatic dialogues that Republican and Democratic
The president has also dismissed criticism that he is failing to make big deals, arguing his patience and Relationship building will pay off for the country.
Kim Jong Un of North Korea this weekend. I had a great meeting, he looked really well and very healthy – "Trump tweeted Monday afternoon. "In the meantime, our teams want to meet for some long term and persistent problems. No rush, but I'm sure we'll finally get there! "
Trump's stance toward China is the best test of his understanding of
After the high-stakes meeting with Xi did not go well, Trump apparently dropped the tough stance once the doors closed.  The objective was to revive stalled trade talks. Those negotiations began last night at a steak dinner at the G-20 summit in Buenos Aires, where Trump agreed to defer further tariffs for 90 days while.
That dialogue collapsed in early May.
But when March 1 came and went without an agreement , after US
An angry trump responded to doubling tariffs on $ 200 billion in Chinese imports. And now, the Commerce Department put Huawei, one of China's most prominent companies, on a blacklist that barred them from buying computer chips and other American components.
In the weeks preceding the G-20 summit, the president insisted the onus what on china to give ground. June 10, alluding to Beijing's slowing economy.
But when the leaders met Saturday, the president lavished praise on Xi whose authoritarian rule includes detention camps in Xinjiang holding more than 1 million people. Trump called him "one of the great leaders in 200 years."
The two men agreed to revive the moribund trade talks, but resolved no major disputes. The same sticking points that brought them to an impasse in May. tariffs – remain. Trump said: "Trump has given Xi an important concession, allowing Huawei to continue buying from American suppliers. Trump said China has come back. farm products "almost immediately."
"On balance, China did not get more out of Osaka than the U.S." The president agreed not to proceed on the $ 300 billion in tariffs and gave China vague flexibility on Huawei, "Wendy Cutler, a veteran. Trade Negotiator, said in an interview. Daniel W. Drezner, a professor of international politics at Tufts University and Washington Post contributor, said Trump's interaction with Xi fits a pattern.
"When the other side stands firm, he'll come back from the apocalyptic threats and say, 'I'm in no rush.'" Drezner said.
Trump's decision on Huawei carries a Republican party that is in Trump's political grip but rarely in lockstep with his diplomatic strategy.
Many top Republican lawmakers – although Wary of the president's protectionist stance on trade – have rallied around his populist stance on China.
Over the weekend, Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) tweeted , "We need less Huawei, not more Huawei." Her comments echoed several other Republicans, such as Sen. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) And Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.). Banks called the news "extremely troubling" and wondering why Trump is "surrendering."
"It did not make much sense to me, because if we're dealing with it as a national security threat, we should not deal with them, period, "Banks said in an interview.
Banks said opponents of Huawei's president will not back off and may seek new legislation.
" He does see some potential upside from Trump's latest negotiation. " I'm glad he's back at the table with China. That's important to farmers in northeast Indiana, and it's necessary for economics like my district to move forward, "Banks said. "He wants to be judged by that and the deal he negotiates with Xi."
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), A Trump ally who was rejoining the kick-off kick-off rally last month, has warned the administration that if the president is in huawei, then we will have to get it
White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow's sought-to-be reassure Republicans, citing Sunday's CBS News's "Face the "Trump's approach to China has been severely different from that of its predecessors, reflecting its personal interest in trade and its willingness to flout convention."
"The Trump administration style is very much a top down style. There's almost no interagency process on this or any other big trade issue, "said Warren Maruyama, former general counsel in the Office of the United States. Trade Representative.
Former White House chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon, who now organizes efforts to China's Trump's handling of China's tragedy
"We have arrived at an inflection point that should give the president's leverage. You have to wait and watch what happens with the details of the executive order. For now, Xi just showed his cards, in terms of how central Huawei is to China, "Bannon said in an interview. Trump's diplomacy with Tom
"The president seems to be making a very high premium on personal interaction and has a belief Donilon, now with BlackRock Investment Institute, said: "That's not the case," said Donilon.
Haass said Trump's unconventional approach has yielded occasional progress, including Mexican officials' recent agreement to do more to help reduce it the flow of migrants to the US-Mexico border.
"But it comes at a big price. You might call it short-term gain but long-term pain for the United States, "he said. "It alienates friends, and the public dimension of it often makes it more difficult, not less, for others to compromise."