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Chinese president to meet with Trump

Chinese president to meet with Trump

According to officials familiar with planning Xi's time in the USA, the meeting will tentatively be held on April 6-7 and not include any "golf diplomacy", news media company Axios reported Monday.

U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to host his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping at his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort next month. However, a senior administration official told CNN the plans are tentative. The two leaders will likely discuss a number of sensitive issues, including trade policies, Xi's military buildup in the South China Sea, and the ongoing disruptions in North Korea.

The meeting was first reported by Axios.

Trump has tasked his administration with recalibrating US trade relationships and is likely to discuss the issue the Chinese leader. Relations between China and the US have been high over the South China Sea dispute and U.S.' decision to deploy an anti-missile defense system in China's neighboring state of South Korea against the emerging nuclear threat from North Korea, which has been a longtime ally of China.




Trump has made recalibrating U.S. trade relationships a central tenet of his administration's agenda, and during the campaign, he repeatedly railed against the trade imbalance between the United States and China.

Trump recognised the "One China" policy, which reinforces the belief that there is only one Chinese state despite there being two governments, in early February during a call with Jinping.

It will be the first time the men will meet in person, and comes at a time of heightened tensions in east Asia.

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