President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP
President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP
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US-China tensions: Joe Biden signals tougher line on Beijing with key appointments

  • Asia experts and veteran advisers from the former Obama administration are among picks for roles across departments
  • President has warned of ‘extreme competition’ with China and the change in tone from the Obama era is unambiguous, analyst says

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President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP
President Joe Biden has said he expects US rivalry with China will take the form of “extreme competition”. Photo: AP
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