World News: 21:33 GMT Friday 17th May 2019. [Yahoo Business News Feed via SPi World News]
A major global stocks index fell on Friday and the Chinese yuan weakened as financial markets were again jostled by uncertainty over global trade tensions. Geopolitical concerns also deepened on news that talks regarding Britain's split with the European Union had faltered, putting pressure on the British pound. In China, the Communist Party's People's Daily wrote in a front-page commentary that the U.S. trade war will only make China stronger and will never bring the country to its knees.
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