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China says Trump initiated phone call with Xi
April 12, 2017 / 7:40 AM / 5 months ago

China says Trump initiated phone call with Xi

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago state in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., April 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Foreign Ministry said U.S. President Donald Trump initiated a telephone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday, an exchange in which the two discussed the situation on the Korean peninsula.

Ministry spokesman Lu Kang made the comment at a regular press briefing.

Reporting by Christian Shepherd; Writing by Michael Martina; Editing by Nick Macfie

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