Washington must decide how to respond to Beijing’s assertive agenda—and quickly. @MrKRudd proposes a strategy that allows competition to unfold while minimizing the risk of a crisis:
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Competition aside, Washington and Beijing have many shared interests on the African continent, from security to economics to public health.
“Neither Beijing nor Moscow is likely to restrict its new weapons unless Washington places corresponding limits on the defenses that such weapons were meant to defeat.”
China calls on US to remove tariffs, lift sanctions on Chinese firms, abandon suppression of China’s tech rise. Analysts say speech sends signal that Beijing is willing to cooperate with Washington, but “hurdles need to be cleared” as a precondition.
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China’s arrest of 12 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists is fueling a new war of words between Washington and Beijing
Donald Trump’s crusade over TikTok is about more than a Chinese company holding American teenagers’ private data. It is part of a fraught rivalry between Washington and Beijing over economic power, technology, ideology and control of the internet
“From Beijing to Brussels, from Rome to Washington, London and beyond, politicians haven’t just failed to rise to the occasion, they’ve engaged in a dangerous game of parsing, obfuscation and reality-denial that cost lives and delayed a resolute response.”