The Biden-Xi Summit: The Facts You Need to Know

Filoli Historic House and Garden in California hosted President Biden and President Xi Jinping's first meeting in over a year.

This was the first face-to-face conversation between the two leaders since Biden became president.

Biden said after the meeting that they had made "real progress" on several issues.

The leaders discussed controversial issues like the Ukraine and Middle East crises.

Biden urged Xi to use China's influence with Iran to help prevent the Israel-Hamas war from escalating.

Biden urged Xi to use his leverage to block Russia from acquiring North Korean weapons for Ukraine.

The leaders agreed to take steps to curb the flow of illegal fentanyl from China into the United States.

They also agreed to reinstate military contact channels China cut after Nancy Pelosi's Taiwan tour.

The meeting was seen as an opportunity to stabilize relations between the two superpowers.

Both sides described the long-awaited summit as candid, constructive and productive.