Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters

Beijing seems unlikely to rein in its aggressive Wolf Warrior diplomats

  • The defiant style of diplomacy mirrors Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s personality and policy priorities, analysts and former emissaries say
  • ‘In the end, you’re selling your country’s foreign and domestic policies. When the product stinks, there’s only so much you can do’

Topic |   US-China relations
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian is considered a leading practitioner of Wolf Warrior diplomacy. Photo: Reuters
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