Before Xi’s meeting, Biden invites China – Politico

PHnom Penh, Cambodia – US President Joe Biden offered a full US commitment to Southeast Asian nations on Saturday, pledging at a Cambodia summit to help stand against China’s growing dominance in the region – without mentioning the other superpower by name. Chinese President Xi Jinping was not in the hall at the summit of … Read more

ASEAN and G-20 summits: As the US and China meet, the rest of the world is being pressured to choose a side

Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin around the same time in China, a three-times-week update that explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it’s affecting the world. Register here. Hong Kong CNN – world leaders converge in Phnom Penh This weekend, for the first … Read more