Obama Meets China’s Leader

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Who says battling superpowers can’t have an eight-minute photo op? President Obama met with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda in separate meetings Tuesday. Aside from Wen and Obama trumpeting the power of peace and other nondescript important stuff, Wen congratulated Obama for beating Romney in the election. Same with Noda. The president’s swing through Asia ends Tuesday.