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Biden signals shift in US stance on bilateral ties

By ZHAO HUANXIN in Washington and CHEN YINGQUN in Beijing | CHINA DAILY | February 6, 2021 US President Joe Biden said on Thursday that the United States is ready to work with China when it is in its interests to do so, while Beijing’s top envoy in Washington called for “practical cooperation” for the Read More…

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Secretary Blinken’s Call with PRC Director Yang

By Spokesperson Ned Price | U.S. Dept of State | February 5, 2021 Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with People’s Republic of China (PRC) Director of the Office of the Central Commission for Foreign Affairs Yang Jiechi and extended his best wishes for the Lunar New Year. Secretary Blinken stressed the United Read More…

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Will Biden Force U.S. Taxpayers To Fund a Massive International Monetary Fund Bailout of China?

The SDR expansion proposal has been circulating for years, lately under the pretext of aiding developing countries affected by the pandemic. Expanding SDRs would open the IMF’s front door to many more morally hazardous bailouts—even to oppressive and/or corrupt regimes. The potential SDR windfall for China could run into the hundreds of billions—and Beijing’s debt-trap diplomacy could continue apace.


State Dept Confirms Support for One-China Policy

State Department Press Briefing | February 3, 2021 MR PRICE: Good afternoon. I know yesterday was Groundhog Day, but let me start today’s briefing by saying the exact same thing I said yesterday when I walked in. [ . . . ] MR PRICE: To your second question, when it comes to Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield, look, if Read More…

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Top China Analysts Warn: ‘The Chinese Are Preparing for War’ While Biden Is ‘Giving Them Everything That They Want’

By Mike Miller | RedState | Feb 01, 2021 During a May 2019 campaign stop, Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden declared China is no competition for the United States, while simultaneously mocking those who disagreed with him — with a comment that riled lawmakers on both sides of the aisle: “China is going to eat our lunch? Read More…