British Prime Minister Theresa May meets Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Simon Song

Xi Jinping fails to get formal backing from Theresa May on belt and road plan

President calls for respect of ‘core interests’ after UK leader says she hopes the two sides can work together to ensure initiative meets international standards

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British Prime Minister Theresa May meets Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Simon Song
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