Kiron Skinner, the US State Department’s director of policy planning. Photo: Twitter

Slip-up or signal? What US official’s ‘clash of civilisations’ remarks suggest

  • Comments by Kiron Skinner of the State Department, whether authorised or not, are consistent with Trump administration thinking, analysts say
  • The comments, and the administration’s stance, stand in sharp contrast to China’s competing vision of civilisation, which it touts as being more inclusive
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Kiron Skinner, the US State Department’s director of policy planning. Photo: Twitter
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