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President Trump and Xi Jinping had a phone call earlier today. Trump announced it via Twitter:

Donald J. Trump@realDonaldTrumpJust had a long and very good conversation with President Xi Jinping of China. We talked about many subjects, with a heavy emphasis on Trade. Those discussions are moving along nicely with meetings being scheduled at the G-20 in Argentina. Also had good discussion on North Korea!

Not long after that tweet the PRC issued a readout, but only in Chinese so far so I have included a lazy Google translation--习近平应约同美国总统特朗普通电话 | 每经网:


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