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Trump backs 'One China' policy in call with Xi Jinping

With this sensitive issue resolved, the two countries can now discuss various matters of mutual interest

In their extremely cordial conversation, the White House says, the two leaders also extended invitations to meet in their respective countries.


US President Donald Trump agreed to honour the longstanding "One China" policy during a phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping, taking steps to improve ties after angering Beijing by talking to the leader of Taiwan.

Mr Trump further unnerved Beijing over the self-...

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