First published: February 10, 2017, 10:06 AM IST | Updated: 7 mins ago
U.S. President Donald Trump in White House in Washington, U.S. February 2, 2017. (Photo: Reuters)
Washington: President Donald Trump on Thursday told Chinese President Xi Jinping he would respect the “One China” policy, the White House said, in their first conversation since the US leader came to power.
“President Trump agreed, at the request of President Xi, to honor our ‘One China’ policy,” the White House said in a statement, adding that the two leaders had “extended invitations to meet in their respective countries”.