Exclusive: Trump spurns Taiwan president’s suggestion of another phone call

April 28, 2017 By Jeff Mason, Stephen J. Adler and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday spurned the Taiwanese president’s suggestion that the two leaders hold another phone call, saying he did not want to create problems for Chinese President Xi Jinping when Beijing appears to be helping efforts to rein in North Korea. In a White House interview, Trump brushed aside the idea after Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen told Reuters on Thursday she would not rule out talking directly again to the U.S. president,…

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