Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers year-end remarks for 2021 during a news conference at the State Department in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers year-end remarks for 2021 during a news conference at the State Department in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP

US ‘more aligned’ with allies on China, Russia, Biden’s top diplomat says

  • Washington is in a stronger position to stop ‘China’s efforts to challenge the rules-based international order’, Blinken says
  • Call with Lithuanian leader assures support amid ‘coercive diplomatic and economic behaviour’

Topic |   US-China relations
Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers year-end remarks for 2021 during a news conference at the State Department in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers year-end remarks for 2021 during a news conference at the State Department in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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