• It looks like China and Australia are ready to cooperate in the South Pacific, but not everyone is on board

    11 days ago - By Chron

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    Australia and China have had a pretty significant diplomatic thaw this week as the respective top diplomats met in Beijing, the first high-level meeting in almost three years.
    But the Communist Party-run Global Times told its readers that's great for politicians, but ordinary Chinese still believe Australians are pretty awful and will continue to believe that for some time.
    Australia has been frozen out by China over the last few years over a number of issues from: Chinese political influence in Australia, to Australian interference in the South China Sea.
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