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G-20 Latest: Biden and Xi Meet, Draft Summit Statement Agreed

  • First in-person meeting between them since Biden took office
  • Comes as US-China tensions rise over tech, trade, human rights
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WATCH: Biden says “the world expects China and the US to play a key role in addressing global challenges.” (Video via APTN)Source: Bloomberg
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US President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping met for around three hours at a hotel in Bali, Indonesia, marking the first in-person conversation between the leaders of the world’s biggest economies since the pandemic emerged. 

The two agreed on a series of goodwill gestures as they seek to thaw ties.