U.S.-China Rift Worries World Leaders at the United Nations

World leaders sounded alarms Tuesday in excess of the widening rift among the U.S. and China, warning that a deficiency of cooperation could worsen the coronavirus pandemic, gradual a world economic recovery or even guide to outright conflict.

“We need to do almost everything to stay clear of a new Chilly War,” United Nations Secretary-Standard António Guterres claimed in opening the yearly U.N. Standard Assembly meeting in New York. “A technological and economic divide threats inevitably turning into a geostrategic and military services divide.”