Could U.S.-China Cold War Thaw, or Was Xi-Biden Meeting All Talk?
Chinese President Xi Jinping met with President Biden last week, at Biden’s request, and it went far longer than anticipated. While Biden reaffirmed official support for the One China policy after several recent bellicose remarks about Taiwanese succession, the meeting was likely not a shift toward peace from the United States.
That’s the view of scholar and Pivot to Peace organizer KJ Noh.
Rania Khalek is a Middle East-based journalist for Breakthrough News. . Her journalism has appeared at The Grayzone, Jacobin, The Nation, The Intercept, FAIR, Vice, The Electronic Intifada, Al Jazeera and more. .