Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Mar-a-Lago estate, after a series of meetings in which the US president said “goodwill and friendship was formed”. Photo: AFP

Summit with Trump sends a message home for Xi

State media are hailing the meeting as a much-needed stabilisation of Sino-US ties, but some analysts say it could also benefit China’s president in the lead-up to this year’s party congress

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Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Mar-a-Lago estate, after a series of meetings in which the US president said “goodwill and friendship was formed”. Photo: AFP
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