US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters

China-US relations: Xi rejected Trump’s offers of help in early days of coronavirus outbreak, Woodward says

  • In his book Rage, Washington journalist gives accounts of the two phone calls between presidents since the pandemic started
  • In March 27 call Chinese President says ‘lockdowns, quarantine and social distancing’ are effective in containing virus

Topic |   Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping pictured at the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, in 2019. Photo: Reuters
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