Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Dec. 2

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BUENOS AIRES -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said here Saturday that he would like to exchange views on issues of common concern with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, and jointly chart the course for China-U.S. relations in the next stage.

Xi made the remarks at a working dinner with Trump. The Chinese president said he was glad to meet President Trump. (China-US-Relations)

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MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. leader Donald Trump are unlikely to hold talks in the near future after the latter canceled their scheduled meeting in Argentina, the Kremlin said Saturday.

The Russian and the U.S. administrations were in contact after Trump called off his meeting with Putin on Thursday, but the two sides reached no agreement, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted by Russian media as saying. (Putin-Trump-Meeting)

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WASHINGTON -- A small plane on Saturday afternoon crashed into a building in Fort Lauderdale in U.S. southeastern state Florida, leaving two dead and one injured, the authorities said.

The pilot and passenger aboard the plane were dead following the fiery crash into an occupied therapy center for children with autism, local media quoted Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Stephen Gollan as saying. (Florida-Plane Crash)

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PARIS -- French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner on Saturday said 110 people were injured after a third weekend nationwide social movement, opposing higher tax and poor revenue, turned violent and plunged the world's top tourist destination into chaos.

Speaking to BFMTV news channel, Castaner added 20 police officers suffered from injuries and one "Yellow Vests" protester was seriously wounded and remained in critical situation. (France-Protest) Enditem

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