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With eyes on China, Quad summit to kick off in October


New Delhi: US President Joe Biden will host the leaders of Australia, India and Japan later this year, White House coordinator for the Indo-Pacific Kurt Campbell said. The Quad, also known as Quadrilateral Security Dialogue is a strategic dialogue between the US, Japan, Australia and India during which the sides discuss economic and military cooperation. Its...

US plans to spend billions of dollars to counter China


Washington: The US plans a massive spending plan to counter China. According to the Senate, China is America’s greatest geopolitical and geo-economic challenge and passed the United States Innovation and Competition Act 2021 to spend more than $250 billion to ensure that the US stays on top in terms of technological research and production. The Bill...

Pelosi calls world leaders to boycott China’s 2022 Olympics


Washington: US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for a US diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, criticizing China for human rights abuses and saying global leaders who attend would lose their moral authority. US lawmakers have been increasingly vocal about an Olympic boycott or venue change, and have lashed out at...

China warns B’desh on Quad; Dhaka calls it ‘aggressive’


Dhaka: China has warned Bangladesh against joining the US-led Quad alliance, saying that Dhaka's participation in the anti-Beijing "club" would result in "substantial damage" to bilateral relations. The provocative remarks by China’s Ambassador in Dhaka Li Jiming were described by Bangladesh's foreign minister Dr A K Abdul Momen as "very unfortunate" and "aggressive". "We are an independent...