Joe Biden is behind the curve on China’s expansionism

Addressing the Board of the US-China Business Council last week, China’s foreign minister Wang Yi suggested that the “most urgent task" for both countries was to ensure a smooth transition of ties and called for a resumption of talks with officials of the incoming Biden administration. Making a pitch for “a direction that conforms to the interest of both countries’ people," Wang talked of rebuilding “mutual trust in the next phase of China-US relations."