Cannot watch a variable’s unicode value in VSCode (C++ MinGW)

I came up with this problem when I tried to set the unicode value for a variable: u16string uni = u"\u4F60\u597D";. When I run this program and watch this variable, it just appeared inproperly.

#include <iostream>
#include <locale>
#include <string>
#include <codecvt>
#include <io.h>
#include <fcntl.h>
using namespace std;

int main()
    u16string uni = u"\u4F60\u597D";         // unicode "你好"
    string mtb = "\344\275\240\345\245\275"; // utf-8 "你好" e4 bd a0 e5 a5 bd
    string mtb2 = "你好";                    // gbk "你好" c4 e3 ba c3

    // gbk: "浣犲ソ" e4 bd a0 e5 a5 bd

    std::wstring_convert<std::codecvt_utf8_utf16<char16_t>, char16_t> conversion;
    std::string mbs = conversion.to_bytes(uni.c_str()); // ni hao (你好)

    cout << mtb << endl;
    cout << mbs << endl;
    cout << mtb2 << endl;

    return 0;

here is the watch window

However, if I use the multibyte form to value a variable: string mtb = "\344\275\240\345\245\275"; It appears as normal.

Can someone tell me how to fix this issue? Thanks.

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