This is supremely competent, even Royal styled diplomacy. No American leader has ever shown this kind of class before.
What a magnificent all round strategy Trump is displaying. That's what only a truly great leader does, impress at the same instant militarily and diplomatically, culturally. That's what the Chinese, and other ancient cultures, will respect above any so called 'fair' and 'even handed' groveling and scheming.
" The strong do what they can do and the weak accept what they have to accept. "