Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Politics Trump's global retreat is an illusion The US maintains global role, while China struggles to project power January 31, 2018 16:10 JST | China U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address in Washington on Jan. 30.
U.S. President Donald Trump is often portrayed as retreating from global leadership and paving the way for China's unstoppable rise under President Xi Jinping.
The reality is more complex.
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