US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA

US-China relations

US warns Europe not to follow China in the ‘wrong direction’

  • Mike Pompeo and Mark Esper accused by Chinese foreign minister of telling ‘lies’ about the country
  • US secretary of state and defence secretary both use Munich Security Conference speech to warn allies of the threat posed by Beijing

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo characterises China as a threat to the West. Photo: DPA
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