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Biden met with China's Wang Yi -White House

FILE PHOTO: President Joe Biden delivers an address to the nation from the Oval Office of the White House in Washington


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden met with China's top diplomat Wang Yi on Friday, the White House said.

The White House said Biden emphasized that the United States and China "need to manage competition in the relationship responsibly and maintain open lines of communication."

(This story has been refiled to add a dropped letter in the headline)

(Reporting by Jasper Ward; Editing by Doina Chiacu)