May 24, 2024



Xi Jinping urges countries to confront ‘technology blockades’ in swipe at US

The Guardians

By Reuters

July 6, 2021The Chinese president, Xi Jinping, has urged political parties worldwide to oppose any country that engages in “technology blockades” – an allusion to the US, which views China as its strategic competitor.

As US president Joe Biden’s administration has sought support from like-minded democracies including the European Union and Japan to coordinate a tougher stance against China, Beijing has doubled down on seeking support and affirmation from friendly nations such as North Korea and Serbia.

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