'America is BOUND TO LOSE!' Beijing says it is destined to win escalating trade war

Mail Online | 5/31/2019 | Tracy You For Mailonline
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China has claimed itself to be the destined winner of the trade war with the U.S. in a series of nine propaganda columns on the country's largest newspaper.

'America is bound to lose,' wrote People's Daily, the mouthpiece of China's ruling Communist Party.

Commentaries - Trade - War - Beijing - Washington

The serial commentaries were published as the trade war between Beijing and Washington reached a new level - with heated words exchanged between two famous news presenters on air and Chinese threats to curb exports of its natural resources.

They also came before China will start imposing hefty tariffs on thousands of made-in-U.S. products tomorrow.

Articles - Washington - Bull - China - Shop

The articles accused Washington of being 'a bull in the china shop', and claimed if Washington insisted on its current path, there would be only one destination for it.

'That is to lose,' one of the lines said.

Columns - Trump - Administration - Failure - Angle

The nine columns 'analyzed' why the Trump administration would be greeted with failure, each from a different angle.

The authors blasted the U.S. government for 'ignoring rules', 'going against the trend', 'being self-important', 'having double standard' and 'being too smart for its own good'.

US - People - Gains - Words - Way

They also criticized the U.S. for 'demanding other people lose for its gains', 'eating its words', 'refusing to compete' and 'acting in a wilful way'.

Chinese readers have given enthusiastic responses to the propaganda.

Twitter-like - Weibo - Supporter - 'Victory - Belongs

On Twitter-like Weibo, one supporter praised: 'Victory belongs to our great motherland!'

Another commentator quoted a well-known Chinese catch phrase: 'This is China's attitude: If friends come, we have wine; if jackals come, we have guns.'

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