Biden scraps planned visit to Australia and Papua New Guinea to focus on debt limit talks
WASHINGTON : President Joe Biden said on Tuesday he is curtailing his upcoming trip to the Indo-Pacific, scrapping what would become a historic stop in Papua New Guinea, as well as visiting Australia for a meeting with co-leaders of the so-called Quad Partnership, so he can focus on debt reduction talks in Washington.
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