By Tom Raum, Associated Press
SYDNEY, Australia –and tackled contentious issues on Thursday, from climate change and Iran and to recalls of tainted Chinese food and individual freedoms in .
“He’s an easy man to talk to. I’m very comfortable in my discussions with President Hu,” Bush said after a face-to-face meeting that lasted about 90 minutes on the sidelines of an Asia-Pacific economic summit.
Hu called the discussion “candid and friendly,” even though it touched on deep U.S.-Chinese differences.