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Botched charm offensive in the Pacific

Wang Yi with Jose Ramos-Horta, President of Timor-Leste, in the capital Dili on Saturday.

Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, and lastly, picturesque Dili in Timor-Leste – who wouldn’t love to go on such a tour, even as a business trip? But when China’s foreign minister returned to Beijing on Monday, he did not exactly look back on a dream trip. On the contrary.

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