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At a defense meeting in Beijing, China’s and Russia’s defense officials criticize the U.S. over its actions in the South China Sea and South Korea

t the Xiangshan forum, a regional meeting of military officials, China's defense minister directed criticism toward "some countries" that "seek their own absolute security at the costs of other countries’ security." Russia's deputy defense minister describe the U.S.-South Korea decision to install a missile defense system as "pumping this sub-region with clearly excessive defense capabilities."
6 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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