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China, U.S. in "close communication" on Xi-Trump meeting

BEIJING, March 18 (Reuters) - China and the United States are in "close communication" on arranging a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

The remarks were reported by China's official Xinhua news agency on Saturday.

(Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Paul Tait)