Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Trump to Meet Amid Rising Tensions

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Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a welcome ceremony with Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic (not pictured) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 30, 2017. (Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images)

On Thursday, Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet with President Donald Trump at his estate in Florida. The summit comes amid tense relations between the two nations over differing strategies toward North Korea, China's military presence on islands in the South China Sea and Trump's repeated criticism of China's trade policy. In this hour of Forum, we'll preview President Xi's visit and discuss the current state of U.S.-China relations.

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