US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hold their first bilateral meeting, by video link. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hold their first bilateral meeting, by video link. Photo: Reuters
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US, Canada will cooperate to ‘better compete’ with China, Joe Biden says after first bilateral meeting

  • Neighbours will work to counter threats to ‘interests and values’, US president says as he pursues multilateral means to hold Beijing accountable
  • Biden vows to help free Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig, detained by China, saying ‘human beings are not bartering chips’

US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hold their first bilateral meeting, by video link. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hold their first bilateral meeting, by video link. Photo: Reuters
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