Biden to set ‘guardrails’ in talks with Xi

Biden to set ‘guardrails’ in talks with Xi

By Sebastian Smith US President Joe Biden meets China’s Xi Jinping in Bali on Monday hoping to set “guardrails” for relations between the countries, as the world’s 20 largest economies hold their first major post-pandemic summit. The superpower...
Biden faces high expectations at UN climate talks

Biden faces high expectations at UN climate talks

By Laurent Thomet and Kelly Macnamara US President Joe Biden headed to UN climate talks in Egypt on Friday armed with major domestic achievements against global warming but under pressure to do more for countries reeling from natural disasters. Biden will spend only a...
Midterms offer Biden hope in defeat

Midterms offer Biden hope in defeat

By Aurélia END Joe Biden’s Democrats seem to have escaped a feared drubbing in Tuesday’s midterm elections, but it remains to be seen whether that will revive the US president’s flagging fortunes until 2024 — or beyond. The 79-year-old, who...