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With Pompeo and Bolton in the mix, China needs to adjust relations with US

Beijing would be wise to start adjusting, peacefully, to the new normal in US-China relations under the Trump administration, particularly with the additions of Mike Pompeo and John Bolton. When President-elect Donald Trump accepted a congratulatory telephone call from Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, the foreign-policy establishment was aghast at this breach of accepted diplomatic “protocol” […]