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Biden’s China Strategy Needs an Economic Statecraft Component – The Diplomat

Trans-Pacific View | Diplomacy

The China challenge is indeed serious, but the Biden administration’s strategy for addressing it so far has been lacking.

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken delivers an address outlining the Administration’s policy toward the People’s Republic of China, at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on May 26, 2022.

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U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, in a major policy speech last Thursday, outlined the Biden administration’s strategy on China. “President Biden believes this decade will be decisive,” Blinken said, acknowledging that China, not Russia, constitutes “the most serious long-term challenge to the international order.” Blinken laid out the three pillars of the administration’s strategy:…

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