Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi walked out of two events in Cambodia to show Beijing’s displeasure at being accused of overreacting. Photo: AFP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi walked out of two events in Cambodia to show Beijing’s displeasure at being accused of overreacting. Photo: AFP
Taiwan

After raging at US and Japan over Pelosi’s Taiwan visit, China faces dilemma: escalate further or court its neighbours?

  • Beijing’s angry response, including military drills encircling Taiwan and diplomatic walkouts, risk alienating other countries, observers warn
  • Southeast Asian countries have urged all sides to show restraint and have warned that miscalculations risk further inflaming the situation

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi walked out of two events in Cambodia to show Beijing’s displeasure at being accused of overreacting. Photo: AFP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi walked out of two events in Cambodia to show Beijing’s displeasure at being accused of overreacting. Photo: AFP
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