Xi charms Moon as China and US compete for an ally in South Korea

//Xi charms Moon as China and US compete for an ally in South Korea

Xi charms Moon as China and US compete for an ally in South Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping and South Korean President Moon Jae-in agreed on Tuesday to “promote high-level exchanges” between the two countries in a development likely to be greatly scrutinised by Western powers seeking to draw Seoul into an “alliance of democracies” against Beijing.In a late night 40-minute discussion that was the first phone exchange between the two leaders in eight months, Xi and Moon also agreed to reschedule a visit by Xi to Seoul that was postponed last year due to the…

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