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Global markets continue to fall amid fears of trade war

Uncertainty over US tariff threats and China's response to them have driven markets down before the weekend.

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    Global markets have fallen sharply as a trade dispute intensifies between China and the United States.

    President Donald Trump has threatened to impose another $100bn worth of tariffs on Chinese imports.

    But Beijing says it will counterattack with reciprocal strength.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from New York, US.


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