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Trump: Phase two to start as soon as phase one kicks in

Speaking at the phase one trade signature ceremony on Wednesday, US President Donald Trump announced that a phase two in trade negotiations with China will begin "as soon as phase one kicks in."

Tariffs, the president stated, "will all come off as soon as we finish phase two." He did not detail a timeframe for the second phase of negotiations but did, however, note that the US "does not expect phase three of negotiations."

Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He are expected to sign the trade accord shortly.

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