Trump-Xi meeting next month? Officials on both sides in talks

U.S. and Chinese officials are reportedly in talks to set up a meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping for next month, according to several reports.

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Both The Wall Street Journal and CNBC reported that the possible meeting could take place right after a summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and just before the U.S.-China trade deal deadline.

Officials for both sides are currently meeting in Washington in an effort to strike a deal.

Early Thursday, Trump tweeted about the discussions, saying that "meetings are going well with good intent and spirit on both sides."

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"China does not want an increase in Tariffs and feels they will do much better if they make a deal. They are correct," Trump added.