China lays groundwork for deeper ties in Southeast Asia with Wang Yi tour

//China lays groundwork for deeper ties in Southeast Asia with Wang Yi tour

China lays groundwork for deeper ties in Southeast Asia with Wang Yi tour

Beijing is seeking to deepen engagement with its Southeast Asian neighbours ahead of a possible policy shift by the incoming US administration in the strategically important region.Just days before the inauguration of president-elect Joe Biden, Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi wrapped up a four-nation mission to Myanmar, Indonesia, Brunei and the Philippines, promising Beijing’s help with vaccine distribution, as well as cooperation on infrastructure and trade, to fuel the post-pandemic…

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