US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks on Tuesday at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta. Photo: Pool via Reuters
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks on Tuesday at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta. Photo: Pool via Reuters
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Blinken takes aim at China’s ‘aggressive actions’, says US protecting all countries’ rights in Indonesia speech

  • In a speech at the University of Indonesia, Washington’s top diplomat accused Beijing of distorting open markets, claiming open seas and weaponising trade
  • Vowing to forge stronger economic and security ties with the Indo-Pacific, he said the US would continue to ‘push back’ against China’s behaviour in the region

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks on Tuesday at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta. Photo: Pool via Reuters
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks on Tuesday at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta. Photo: Pool via Reuters
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