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New polemics between China, Australia over aid

Australia has renewed its animosity toward China in the new year, Chinese newspapers say, citing criticism from Canberra’s minister for international development and the Pacific, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells. She said recently that China-invested infrastructure projects in South Pacific island countries were far less than effective, such as “roads that go nowhere,” and that Beijing had imposed […]