The tour will include a meeting of foreign ministers from along the Mekong. Photo: AFP
The tour will include a meeting of foreign ministers from along the Mekong. Photo: AFP
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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi seeks to bolster Beijing’s position in Southeast Asia on latest tour of region

  • The visit will start in Myanmar, which Wang will be the highest-ranking Chinese official to visit since last year’s coup
  • The tour is seen as Beijing’s latest response to counter Joe Biden’s Indo-Pacific Framework, which seeks to counter China’s influence in the region

The tour will include a meeting of foreign ministers from along the Mekong. Photo: AFP
The tour will include a meeting of foreign ministers from along the Mekong. Photo: AFP
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