Australia says China’s ‘alarming’ actions at odds with peaceful rhetoric

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China’s “alarming” actions do not match its rhetoric about promoting peace and prosperity in the region, Australia’s defense minister said on Friday after a Chinese navy ship was tracked sailing through the country’s exclusive economic zone. Defense Minister Peter Dutton listed China’s militarization of the West Philippine Sea, recent aggression towards Taiwan and the introduction… Continue reading Australia says China’s ‘alarming’ actions at odds with peaceful rhetoric