China’s Ministry of Education has again warned overseas students of studying in Australia, citing “vicious incidents”, including attacks on people of Asian descent. Photo: AFP
China’s Ministry of Education has again warned overseas students of studying in Australia, citing “vicious incidents”, including attacks on people of Asian descent. Photo: AFP

China-Australia relations: Beijing warns overseas students in Australia, saying ‘vicious incidents’ threaten their safety

  • China’s Ministry of Education refers to attacks on overseas students in Australia, and the ‘great risks’ of travelling during the coronavirus pandemic
  • Warning comes after Chinese state media this week accused Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison of being ‘disingenuous’ in his recent calls to repair ties

China’s Ministry of Education has again warned overseas students of studying in Australia, citing “vicious incidents”, including attacks on people of Asian descent. Photo: AFP
China’s Ministry of Education has again warned overseas students of studying in Australia, citing “vicious incidents”, including attacks on people of Asian descent. Photo: AFP
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