US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman hit out at a new crop of world leaders reviving “bankrupt” ideas about the use of force during a visit to the Solomon Islands on Sunday. Photo: Reuters/File
US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman hit out at a new crop of world leaders reviving “bankrupt” ideas about the use of force during a visit to the Solomon Islands on Sunday. Photo: Reuters/File

US warns Pacific islands of ‘struggle’ against coercive regimes in veiled shot at China, Russia

  • Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman’s comments come on a trip to the Solomon Islands to mark the anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal
  • Sherman was part of a US delegation to the region, as Washington tries to rebuild diplomatic relations in an area where China is growing stronger

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman hit out at a new crop of world leaders reviving “bankrupt” ideas about the use of force during a visit to the Solomon Islands on Sunday. Photo: Reuters/File
US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman hit out at a new crop of world leaders reviving “bankrupt” ideas about the use of force during a visit to the Solomon Islands on Sunday. Photo: Reuters/File
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