Trump took the gloves off on trade, the South China Sea, and investment just hours after he left Beijing
- President Donald Trump just left China after a pleasant, uncontroversial visit.
- But as soon as he landed in Vietnam, he slammed China on key issues.
- China openly seeks to unseat the US as the most powerful influence in Asia.
- Trump laid out some strategies to counter that, and he played up intra-Asian disputes in ways that are sure to anger Beijing.
President Donald Trump left China on Friday and arrived in Vietnam with a shocking change in tone.