Trump and Xi call for nuclear-free Korean peninsula

President Donald Trump spoke with President Xi Jinping by phone to discuss North Korea’s latest missile launch, a test that showed progress in the country’s effort to produce nuclear weapons capable of striking the US.
“President Trump underscored the determination of the United States to defend ourselves and our allies from the growing threat posed by the North Korean regime,” the White House said in an announcement.
Trump “emphasised the need for China to use all…