In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP
In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP

Letters | Mike Pompeo’s speech reveals a misunderstanding of history and the best way forward with China

  • The Trump administration should take a leaf out of former US president Richard Nixon’s book and focus on engagement that could bring it the leverage needed to mould Chinese policy

Topic |   US-China relations
In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP
In yet another hostile speech about China, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested that the US engagement with China initiated by former president Richard Nixon has been a failure. Photo: AFP
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