White House considering talks between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping

The White House will consider arranging talks between US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, as the two countries spar over issues including human rights, a top American official said on Thursday.Biden’s national security adviser Jake Sullivan said that the two leaders are due to “take stock of where we are in the relationship.”Beijing fumed over a communique issued at Biden’s urging by the Group of Seven (G7) leaders on Sunday. It scolded the country over human rights…