China-Australia relations: could the past year’s antagonism become the new normal?

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China-Australia relations: could the past year’s antagonism become the new normal?

For China-Australia relations, 2020 was the year things went from bad to worse – and worse again. The prevailing mood suggests 2021 may not be much brighter.Although Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has stressed his openness to dialogue for resolving tensions, few observers see a diplomatic breakthrough on the horizon as Canberra and Beijing show no sign of budging on what appear to be increasingly non-negotiable differences.Among dovish and hawkish voices alike, there is a growing…

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