President Donald Trump (second left), first lady Melania Trump (left), Chinese President Xi Jinping (second from right) and his wife, Peng Liyuan, stand together as they tour the Forbidden City on Wednesday in Beijing, China. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

President Donald Trump (second left), first lady Melania Trump (left), Chinese President Xi Jinping (second from right) and his wife, Peng Liyuan, stand together as they tour the Forbidden City on Wednesday in Beijing, China. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Diplomatic niceties for Trump in Beijing before tough talks

Thorny issues await the two world leaders behind closed doors, including potential tensions over trade.

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