US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gesture as European Council President Charles Michel, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi look on at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England, on June 11. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gesture as European Council President Charles Michel, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi look on at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England, on June 11. Photo: AP
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Letters | Why did Biden need to paint China as the enemy in Europe?

  • On his trip to Europe, Biden emphasised the need to present a united front against China. Perhaps this was the US president’s attempt to make up for the missteps of his predecessor or to shift the burden of its own conflict with China

US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gesture as European Council President Charles Michel, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi look on at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England, on June 11. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gesture as European Council President Charles Michel, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi look on at the G7 summit in Cornwall, England, on June 11. Photo: AP
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