Amid a bitter trade war between the two countries, Trump claimed that China has been trying to influence the result as it does not want him to win.
"We do not and will not interfere in any country's domestic affairs", Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said at the Security Council meeting, through a translator.
USA intelligence agency conclusions that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 United States presidential vote have hung over Trump's presidency.
Beijing's retaliatory tariffs on $60bn worth of USA goods were due to go into effect soon after the U.S. sanction. "China has also targeted state and local governments critical of officials. We don't want them to meddle or interfere in our upcoming election". A year ago at the UN, Trump belittled its leader Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man" and threatened to annihilate the country, but on Wednesday he touted the "the wonderful relationship" with Kim and teased that details of a second summit between the two men could be released soon.
"Regrettably, we found that China has been attempting to interfere in our upcoming 2018 election, coming up in November, against my administration". One week ago, he said in a tweet, "China has openly stated that they are actively trying to impact and change our election by attacking our farmers, ranchers and industrial workers due to their loyalty to me".
Abbas will also hold meetings on the sidelines of the assembly that are expected to concentrate on persuading various world leaders to oppose Trump's recent actions on the Palestinian issue, including recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, moving the U.S. embassy there, and cutting off funds to the Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA.
Trump then quickly pivoted to Syria, saying, "I want to thank Iran, Russia and Syria for, at my very strong urging and request, substantially slowing down their attack on Idlib province and the 3 million people who live there".
US President Donald Trump participates in a United Nations Security Council briefing on counterproliferation at the United Nations General Assembly.
China responded to the tax hike on Monday by accusing Washington of 'holding a knife' to Beijing's neck, dampening hopes of ending the trade dispute.
In his remarks to reporters, Netanyahu said that he was not surprised at Trump's statement in support of the two-state solution.
The Palestinians have also insisted that they will no longer accept the United States as a mediator since Mr Trump's controversial decision in December to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and relocate the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv.