Focus topics


First EU-Indo-Pacific meeting in Paris

In the wake of the intensifying Ukraine crisis, the first meeting between EU foreign ministers and their counterparts from nations in the Indo-Pacific region took place in Paris. The invited nations included New Zealand, India, South Korea, Japan and several other Asian countries – China was not invited. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian stressed that this would not put China at a disadvantage. “The Indo-Pacific strategy … is not an anti-China strategy. This strategy is not against anyone,” Le Drian said.

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Professional Briefing to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the China.Table? Log in now

Related

    Memorial service for Jiang Zemin in Great Hall of the People
    Cities relax Covid measures
    London district rejects embassy
    Protest at Chinese embassy in Berlin