White House Releases Very Brief Readout of Trump Call With Xi Jinping


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The recent statement released by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on North Korea was very notable for how terse it was, and now another very brief statement from the White House has gotten some attention on Twitter.

Below is the entirety of the White House readout of President Trump‘s call with Chinese President Xi Jinping:

“It was a very productive call.” Yes, that’s it.

Twitter was very taken aback by that:

For reference, the U.S. readout of a call between Trump and President Xi in February did provide some detail on the topics of discussion.

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