Joe Biden’s previous trips to China
By, Published: 2020-11-08 17:16:02
A photo hanging on the wall of Yao Ji Stewed Liver shows Biden with the restaurant’s owners. Biden and his staff ate at this restaurant, located in a traditional alley near Beijing's Drum Tower on August 18, 2011. Photo: Qu Qiuyan/GT
Editor's Note:
Joe Biden’s projected victory in 2020 US presidential elections has prompted discussions over the future of China-US relations. Let’s look back at his two visits to China when he was the vice president.

The then vice president Joe Biden disembarks from the plane with his daughter Ashley during a 6-day visit to China on August 17, 2011. Photo: CFP
Biden is welcomed at an airport as he arrives in Beijing on August 17, 2011. Photo: CFP
Biden smiles for a picture while watching the “China-US Basketball Friendship Match” on August 17, 2011. Photo: CFP
Biden waves with his son Hunter and granddaughter Finnegan as they arrive in Beijing for a two-day visit on December 4, 2013. Photo: CFP
Biden tastes some Chinese tea with his granddaughter Finnegan at a teahouse in Beijing on December 5, 2013. Photo: CFP