U.S. President Joe Biden holds a cupboard assembly at the White House in Washington, September 6, 2022.
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President Joe Biden mentioned he would “see” Chinese President Xi Jinping if the guy world chief additionally attends the upcoming G-20 Summit in November.
“If he’s there, I’m sure I’ll see him,” Biden mentioned Tuesday when requested if he would meet with Xi.
The summit, held in Bali, Indonesia this 12 months, is the annual gathering of the world’s largest economies. Both Xi and Russian President Vladimir Putin are planning to attend the convention, Indonesian President Joko Widodo mentioned in an interview with Bloomberg News.
Xi has not left the nation since Jan. 2020, earlier than the Covid-19 pandemic.
Biden and Xi beforehand mentioned assembly at the G-20 throughout their July 28 name, which came about amid heightened tensions over House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s journey to Taiwan. The Wall Street Journal beforehand reported that Chinese officers have been planning a gathering between Xi and Biden in Southeast Asia in November.