China ‘overly optimistic’ on relations with US, Beijing adviser says

Published Oct 12 2021 at 3:00 PM GMT
  • A government adviser in Beijing has cautioned against being too optimistic about signs of a thaw in relations with Washington, saying the US will not stop trying to contain China.
  • Shi Yinhong, an international relations professor at Renmin University and adviser to the State Council, China’s cabinet, said consensus would be hard to reach given the nations’ long-standing differences.
  • The world’s two biggest economies are at loggerheads over a long list of issues, from trade and technology to the….



  • Published Oct 12, 2021 3:00 PM GMT