Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua
Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua

The Room Where it Happened: Xi Jinping flattered Donald Trump over grilled steak, John Bolton says in White House memoir

  • Chinese leader began by telling Trump ‘how wonderful he was, laying it on thick’, former US national security adviser says in tell-all book
  • Trump supported Xi’s plans to build mass detainment centres for ethnic Uygurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang, he says

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Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua
Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump were gushing in their praise for one another when they met in Argentina, John Bolton says in his book. Photo: Xinhua
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