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China's Xi discusses coronavirus with Trump: state media

PTI | Beijing | Updated: 07-02-2020 09:30 IST | Created: 07-02-2020 09:27 IST
China's Xi discusses coronavirus with Trump: state media
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Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke on Friday with US President Donald Trump on the novel coronavirus outbreak, emphasising that China has "spared no effort in fighting the epidemic", state media reported.

Xi told Trump on the phone that China was "fully confident and capable of defeating the epidemic", and that "the long-term trend of China's economic development for the better will not change", according to state broadcaster CCTV.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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