Without the curbs the treaty imposes, the U.S. may strengthen its military presence in the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific, which would affect the equilibrium in these regions. The unilateral pullouts have contributed to destabilizing the global security situation.
At the 13th G20 Summit in Argentina, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Trump reached an agreement on December 1. It was decided there would be a 90-day pause before fresh tariffs were imposed. The two sides agreed to step up negotiations during the truce to remove all additional tariffs and reach a win-win deal.