US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP
US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP

Trump security adviser accuses China of stealing coronavirus vaccine research, casting rival as threat of the century

  • Robert O’Brien tells top UK and US military and intelligence officers that CCP intends to ‘monopolise every industry that matters to the 21st century’
  • In 20-minute broadside, he also targets Beijing’s Belt and Road plan, saying it offers poor nations ‘unsustainable loans’ to build ‘white elephant’ projects

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP
US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien speaks during a press briefing at the White House in August. Photo: AFP
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