China is working more aggressively to increase its influence: US Secretary of State
WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken says increasingly powerful China is challenging world order.
According to AFP, in an interview, the US Secretary of State said that China was acting in a “more repressive” and “more aggressive” manner because it was increasing its influence.
Speaking on the CBS program “60 Minutes”, Anthony Blanken said: “What we’ve been seeing for the last several years is that China is more aggressive at home and more aggressive abroad. Is working
The statement came after US President Joe Biden’s first address to Congress last Wednesday. The US president has said he does not want to escalate tensions with China.
Joe Biden said he had told Chinese President Xi Jinping that “we welcome competition and we are not looking for conflict” rather than becoming a dominant force in the 21st century.
However, in an interview, Anthony Blankenship quoted China as saying that China is one of the countries in the world that wants to undermine or challenge the rule of law, which we care so much about and are committed to defending. Has military, economic and diplomatic capabilities.
“But I want to be very clear about something. Our goal is not to control China, to push it back, to keep it down, but to maintain a system based on the rules that China has,” he added. There is danger.
Tensions between the United States and China have risen over the past several years as the United States continues to discuss Beijing’s military actions and the human rights situation. This includes the issue of the Muslim Uighur minority, which Washington has called genocide.