President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga leave a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House. Photo: AP
President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga leave a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House. Photo: AP

China accuses US and Japan of sowing division after Biden and Suga vow to counter ‘intimidation’

  • The two leaders discussed a range of flashpoints and included a rare direct reference to Taiwan in their joint statement after meeting at the White House
  • Beijing says their comments are ‘harmful’ as analysts warn Tokyo may face economic retaliation

Topic |   China-Japan relations
President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga leave a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House. Photo: AP
President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga leave a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House. Photo: AP
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