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Biden urged Xi to maintain ‘peace and stability’ on Taiwan: US

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US President Joe Biden on Tuesday urged his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to preserve calm around Taiwan as the self-ruling democracy claimed by Beijing prepares to inaugurate a new leader.

Biden “emphasized the importance of maintaining peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait and the rule of law and freedom of navigation in the South China Sea,” a White House statement said.


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