Hands-off approach

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South China Morning Post

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Zhang Baohui says Trump’s likely rejection of the traditional role of the US as a leader in international affairs would be welcome in Beijing and should lead to better Sino-US relations.

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Zhang, B. (2017, January 4). Hands-off approach. South China Morning Post.