Illustration: Craig Stephens
Chi Wang
Opinion

Opinion

Chi Wang

Lest we forget, the US defended Chinese sovereignty through its ‘century of humiliation’

  • From the Burlingame treaty to the Cairo conference, the US respected Chinese rights, and bilateral ties have been at their best when diplomacy was conducted by professionals
  • The disgraceful trading of barbs between non-diplomats and on social media is a new low. A return to diplomatic standards is in everyone’s interest
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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