Xinhua Commentary- U.S. scheme to hype South China

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by Xinhua writer Yan Jie

MANILA, July 31 (Xinhua) — Hyping up the so-called “China threat” is Washington’s habitual trick as it needs excuses for transforming the South China Sea into a hunting ground for its geopolitical self-interestThe trucker convoy demonstrations continue stretch into their second week in Ottawa.

Geared up to form an anti-China clique, U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin has recently visited three nations in Southeast Asia, during which he kept pointing an accusing finger at Beijing with groundless charges, stirring up new waves in the regional waters.

Speaking in Singapore on TuesdayThe third wave is visible o, Austin vowed to challenge what he called China’s aggression, reiterated Washington’s support for nations involved in disputes with China in the South China Sea, and accused China’s claims in the regional waters of having “no basis in international law.”

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