Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters

US-China relations: Xi Jinping sends best wishes to Donald Trump a day after Covid-19 diagnosis

  • Even North Korea’s Kim Jong-un sent his ‘sincere’ wishes for the US President’s recovery, but China’s leader was much slower to respond
  • Relations between Washington and Beijing have been steadily deteriorating and one observer said Xi’s reticence was ‘understandable’

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Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
Donald Trump used to boast of his “friendship” with Xi Jinping. Photo: Reuters
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