Former Canadian diplomat detained in China; Liu He takes a call with US negotiators

I went to bed just after news of a call between Liu He, Lighthizer and Mnuchin, so woke up thinking that the Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's case really could be ring-fenced. 

President Trump also sounded optimistic in a tweet this morning:

Then the news hit that China has detained Michael Kovrig, a former Canadian diplomat who now works as a senior advisor for…

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