New Zealand former PM denies writing glowing pro-China piece for Beijing paper

China 0 Comment 2

Jenny Shipley says she would never think of writing such a piece for People’s Daily amid current tensions

The former New Zealand prime minister Dame Jenny Shipley has denied writing a controversial opinion piece for a Chinese state-run newspaper headlined: “We need to learn to listen to China.”

The piece drew scathing criticism from New Zealand’s deputy prime minister, Winston Peters, and comes at a time of heightened tensions between the two countries.

Related: Jacinda Ardern disputes reports of diplomatic tensions with China

Continue reading…
Source: china
Link : New Zealand former PM denies writing glowing pro-China piece for Beijing paper

Author

Leave a comment

Search

Back to Top