Climate, Ukraine, China in focus as Biden prepares for upcoming foreign trip

 

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will meet with the leaders of Egypt, Cambodia and Indonesia during an upcoming trip to North Africa and Asia where he will show U.S. commitment on issues such as climate change and assert Washington’s pledge to counter China’s rising global influence.

Biden’s wide-ranging trip will include an international climate summit in Egypt and meetings of Asean and the Group of 20 industrialized nations in Cambodia and Indonesia, senior administration officials said on Tuesday.

It will begin two days after American voters deliver a verdict on Biden’s governance and two years of Democratic control of Washington.

Based on the results of the el…

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