Joe Biden And Xi Jinping Meeting Prepared Through Back-Channel

Advisors to the Biden administration opened back-channel communications with a senior Chinese diplomat, after Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan in August, reports the Wall Street Journal. Beijing widely cut communication to the US and both sides were looking for reengament.

China Installs New Premier: Li Qiang

Li Qiang is taking over as China’s premier, the second highest ranking position in China’s political system. In his new role he will monitor all branches of the Chinese government.