Chinese and US officials scuffled over 'nuclear football' during 2017 Trump visit

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Secret service teams clashed in November when Chinese agents tried to stop case carrying US nuclear codes from entering Beijing’s Great Hall of the People

A skirmish involving the United States “nuclear football” reportedly broke out in Beijing last year just hours after Donald Trump had flown in for what he later hailed as an “absolutely terrific” visit.

Trump arrived in the Chinese capital on 8 November for what his hosts had promised would be a “state visit-plus”.

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