December 11, 2018

Diplomatic niceties for Trump in Beijing before tough talks

By The Associated Press
This article was published November 9, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

BEIJING -- President Donald Trump nodded appreciatively as China's Xi Jinping showcased a centuries-old temple in Beijing's Forbidden City. He clapped along as the two leaders watched a Chinese children's opera. And the pair shared a traditional tea and salutations of friendship.

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