Tian Shichen and Bao Huaying
In Australia’s Twitter row with China, no surprise who the West sides with
- The dispute over Australian war crimes is just the latest in a long chain of disputes between Australia and China, and Canberra was probably upset that the boot is now on the other foot
- Australia’s allies have understandably taken its side. Such double standards in the West’s approach to China are nothing new
Captain (Retired) Tian Shichen a senior research fellow, is vice-president of the Grandview Institution and director of the Center for International Law of Military Operations in Beijing.
Bao Huaying is a visiting fellow at the East Asia National Resource Centre, George Washington University, and chief of division for international exchange in the Office for International Exchange and Cooperation at Beijing Foreign Studies University.