Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters
Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters

China should drop ‘Wolf Warrior’ diplomacy to set itself apart from Trump’s America, former Australia PM says

  • Malcolm Turnbull, who led Australia from 2015-2018, said Beijing’s bellicose foreign policy was counterproductive and risked alienating potential partners
  • Canberra wants to maintain good ties with both China and the US, he said, as well as expand relations with India, Indonesia and others in the region

Topic |   Australia
Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters
Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s then-prime minister, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping in this 2016 file photo. Photo: Reuters
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