President Xi Jinping didn't refer to the United States by name, although Donald Trump decided to pull the U.S. out of the Paris agreement on climate change
States Leaders (L-R) South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Brazilian President Michel Temer, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, Guinea's President Alpha Conde, Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto, Tajikistan's President Emomali Rahmon, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha take the group photo a head of Dialogue of Emerging Market and Developing Countries, in sideline of 2017 BRICS Summit in Xiamen, Fujian province in China, September 5th 2017.(KENZABURO FUKUHARA/KYODONEWS/POOL), photo: Pool/Kenzaburo Fukuhara, via AP
05 of September 2017 13:36:25
XIAMEN – Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday warned that the world economy faces growing risks and uncertainties from countries turning inward on trade and resisting combating climate change, delivering an implicit rebuke to his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump.Xi didn't refer to the United States by name, although Trump has said trade pacts are a threat to U.S. jobs and decided to pull the country out of the Paris agreement on climate change."Multilateral trade negotiations are having a difficult time. The implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate change is encountering resistance," Xi told leaders of emerging economies and developing countries.