US President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation from his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to pay a state visit to China in 2017, the official Xinhua news agency said.

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping. Photo: Wikicommons.

Trump agreed to the trip “with pleasure”, and hoped to visit at an early date, Xinhua cited officials as saying.

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