The Trump administration has been stepping up tactics to demonstrate the president’s disapproval of China’s COVID-19 response.

Trump Contemplates Severing Relationship Between US, China
President Donald Trump poses for a photo with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, Saturday, June 29, 2019. Photo: AP Photo/Susan Walsh
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.