Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss is seen as the front runner to replace Boris Johnson. Photo: Reuters
Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss is seen as the front runner to replace Boris Johnson. Photo: Reuters

Beijing dismisses ‘irresponsible talk’ after report Liz Truss plans to declare China a threat

  • British foreign secretary may also reopen review of diplomatic and defence priorities if she becomes prime minister, according to The Times
  • Chinese foreign ministry spokesman says UK politicians should ‘stop talking about China at every turn and promoting the so-called China threat’

Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss is seen as the front runner to replace Boris Johnson. Photo: Reuters
Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss is seen as the front runner to replace Boris Johnson. Photo: Reuters
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