President Donald Trump said Wednesday he was the “picked one” to battle China in the ongoing trade war in between the 2 countries.
Searching for briefly in the sky as he spoke about his battle with China, Trump declared, “I am the picked one.”
The president continued to protect his struggle with China, informing reporters outside the White House it depended on him to do what past presidents ought to have done earlier.
Trump likewise spoke about his efforts on Tuesday, throughout remarks with press reporters in the Oval Office.
” It’s about time, whether it benefits this country or bad for this country short term,” he said. “Long term, it’s vital that somebody does this.”
The president stated China was experiencing among the worst months in half a century economically under his difficult trade policies and signaled optimism that they were prepared to negotiate.
On Tuesday, he admitted that there were some effects to the ongoing trade fight, but he would keep combating.
” I could be sitting right now with a stock market that would be up 10,000 points greater if I didn’t want to do it,” he said and added, “You should be happy that I’m fighting this battle because somebody had to do it. I do not think it’s sustainable with what was happening.”