Pelosi's Taiwan visit a focus of Biden call with China's Xi - Los Angeles Times

The conversation also provided a chance to lay the groundwork for the pair to meet face to face on the sidelines of the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Bali, Indonesia, or the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Bangkok in November, which would allow Biden to showcase his brand of personal diplomacy and the pair’s relationship that dates to when the two served as vice presidents. “Both of them will have to go through a political season before that, but they need to prepare for that,” said Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council. “That’s important that they’re going to be presumably sitting across the table from one another and having to coordinate the relationship going forward.... They both know that.”