Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE

US-China acrimony at 75th UN General Assembly as Trump slams Beijing for coronavirus and Xi decries ‘stigma’

  • In pre-recorded addresses, Donald Trump assails China for coronavirus ‘plague’ while Xi Jinping calls for multilateralism – but is often just as pointed
  • ‘We are moving in a very dangerous direction,’ says António Guterres, the UN secretary general

Topic |   United Nations
Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE
Chinese President Xi Jinping (on screens), speaking during the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations, in New York. Photo: UN via EPA-EFE
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