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Beijing blames Australia’s ‘wrong words and deeds’ for trade war after US rebuke – Sydney Morning Herald

Beijing dismissed the concerns of the US Indo-Pacific chief Kurt Campbell ahead of the first meeting between the two superpowers in Alaska.

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The worlds two largest economies have faced their own period of heightened geopolitical turbulence after the Trump administration accused China of intellectual property theft, imposed tariffs on more than $US360 billion in Chinese goods, made unsubstantiated claims of China spreading the coronavirus from a Wuhan lab and condemned human rights abuses in Hong Kong and Xinjiang.
Australias relationship with Beijing has spiralled since 2018 after the Turnbull government blocked telecommunications provider…

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