During talks with Xi, Biden objected to China’s ‘aggressive action’ towards Taiwan


Jakarta: United States President Joe Biden on Monday objected to China’s “coercive and swiftly aggressive action” towards Taiwan and Beijing’s conduct in Xinjiang, Tibet and Hong Kong during his first personal meeting with President Xi Jinping in Indonesia. raised concerns about human rights. The White House said.

In a statement, three hours after the meeting, the White House said Biden raised US objections to the PRC’s coercive and increasingly aggressive actions towards Taiwan that undermine peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait and the wider region, and endangers global prosperity.

The White House said that Biden and Xi also agreed that “a nuclear war should never be fought” and cannot be won,” and underscored its opposition to the use or threat of nuclear weapons in Ukraine. ”

Biden also expressed concerns about China’s off-market economic practices, which harm American workers and families, and workers and families around the world.

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