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Cold War 2.0

COLD WAR 2.0?

COLD WAR 2.0?

November 11, 2021

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping warned against letting tensions in the Asia-Pacific region cause a relapse into a Cold War mentality ( link )

  • China will never allow the U.S. to infringe upon its sovereignty or interfere in its internal affairs under any excuse, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said ( link )

  • China criticizes US delegation’s visit to Taiwan ( link )

  • The head of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command reaffirmed America’s commitment to achieving a free and open Indo-Pacific despite rising tensions amid China’s increasingly assertive military actions ( link )

  • President Joe Biden’s national security adviser Jake Sullivan has declared the US is a resident power in the Indo-Pacific, telling Australians he rejects claims it doesn’t have the staying power to remain in Asia in the face of a rising China ( link )

  • Pentagon press secretary says China and climate change are ‘equally important’ threats ( link )

  • U.S.-China arms race gets more complex and unpredictable ( link )


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Cold War 2.0

COLD WAR 2.0?

COLD WAR 2.0?

November 10, 2021

FOREIGN POLICY/TAIWAN

  • China rails against ‘provocative’ Taiwan visit by US lawmakers ( link )

  • China Rejects Historic U.S. Law Protecting Taiwan As ‘Illegal and Invalid’ ( link )

  • Chinese military forces exercise near Taiwan in response to US visit ( link )

  • Blinken Says Allies Would ‘Take Action’ If China Attacks Taiwan ( link )


MILITARY/DEFENSE

  • China invests in artificial intelligence to counter US Joint Warfighting Concept ( link )

  • US encourages Japan to increase defense spending in light of China threats ( link )

  • US testing Iron Dome against Chinese missiles ( link )

  • China’s Shock Hypersonic Missile Test Alarms U.S. Lawmakers: ‘National Security Crisis’ ( link )

  • U.S. Navy Pilots May Not Be Prepared to Go Head-to-Head with China ( link )


CONNECTIVITY

  • China urged cooperation on global infrastructure initiatives as the US moved to announce its global mega-infrastructure program ( link )

  • Misreading of China’s BRI and aid data by US think tanks is disappointing ( link )


ESPIONAGE

  • China Is Evading U.S. Spies — and the White House Is Worried ( link )

  • US accuses engineer of espionage for Chinese company ( link )

SANCTIONS

  • U.S. extends ban on securities investments in companies linked to China military ( link )

  • The United States blacklisted two Cambodian officials, accusing them of planning to profit from construction work at Cambodia’s biggest naval base, where Washington has expressed concern about China’s military presence. ( link )


OTHERS

  • US Holocaust Museum says China boosting Uyghur repression ( link )



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