A man watches a CCTV news broadcast in Beijing about joint military operations near Taiwan by the People’s Liberation Army on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
A man watches a CCTV news broadcast in Beijing about joint military operations near Taiwan by the People’s Liberation Army on Thursday. Photo: Reuters

Pelosi, Taiwan and the perils of Chinese nationalism

  • Public expectations of tough action from Beijing rose on the mainland in the run-up to the US House speaker’s visit
  • But that sentiment risks undermining the government’s relations with other countries, observers warn

A man watches a CCTV news broadcast in Beijing about joint military operations near Taiwan by the People’s Liberation Army on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
A man watches a CCTV news broadcast in Beijing about joint military operations near Taiwan by the People’s Liberation Army on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
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