Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters
Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters
Shi Jiangtao
Opinion

Opinion

As I see it by Shi Jiangtao

China’s man in Washington: a veteran with the trust and training for turbulent US times

  • Cui Tiankai is well past the retirement age of most people of his rank and says he never expected to remain in the position for so long
  • He has remained in place without resorting to Wolf Warrior tactics and by cultivating personal contacts in the White House

Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters
Chinese ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai says he never expected to be in the job so long. Photo: Reuters
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