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Joe Biden speaks with Xi Jinping for over 2 hours amid tensions with Taiwan | Oneindia News*News

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Joe Biden speaks with Xi Jinping for over 2 hours amid tensions with Taiwan | Oneindia News*News

Joe Biden speaks with Xi Jinping for over 2 hours amid tensions with Taiwan | Oneindia News*News

On Thursday, President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping spent more than two hours discussing the issue of Taiwan among other things.

According to an outline of the call released by Beijing, Xi emphasized China's claim over the island.

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