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Henry Kissinger is a titan of US politics and one of the best-known veterans of foreign policy. He spoke to “The Economist Asks” podcast about current threats to the world order—and, in particular, rising tensions between America and China. Read more here: https://econ.st/3iq1OAM
00:00 – Henry Kissinger: introduction
01:14 – Have US–China tensions risen?
02:28 – Can China and the US agree?
03:11 – What steps can Biden take?
04:30 – Will Biden follow in Trump’s footsteps?
06:31 – Does Chinese militancy merit a harder line?
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