Mike Pompeo and top EU diplomat to discuss ‘increasing shared concerns about China’

//Mike Pompeo and top EU diplomat to discuss ‘increasing shared concerns about China’

Mike Pompeo and top EU diplomat to discuss ‘increasing shared concerns about China’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to hold his first China dialogue with his European Union counterpart this month, a senior EU diplomat said on Friday, a move that will unsettle Beijing as it tries to prevent the build-up of a transatlantic united front against it.Pompeo is also expected to visit Italy and the Vatican, according to Italian media reports, in a bid to discourage Italy from accepting Chinese investment in port facilities and to put pressure on the Holy See, which has…

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