Published On: Fri, Sep 8th, 2023
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Xi’s no-show at the G20 is another sign of deepening divisions around the world

FILE PHOTO: A screen displays a CCTV state media news broadcast showing Chinese President Xi Jinping addressing world leaders at the G20 meeting in Rome via video link at a shopping mall in Beijing, China, October 31, 2021.

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s decision to skip the G20 could reflect a reluctance to grapple in public with Russia’s war on Ukraine, or to share the stage with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Observers say it certainly reflects a deepening fissure in international relations that isn’t going away soon.

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