Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP
Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP

Letters | China should hope for the best, prepare for the worst from Joe Biden

Topic |   US-China relations
Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP
Then-US vice-president Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping toast during a state diner for China hosted at the Department of State in Washington on September 25, 2015. Biden expressed concerns to Xi about human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang on February 10 in their first call since Biden took office on January 20, according to the White House. Photo: AFP
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