The contradictions on display illustrate the deep abiding divisions within the governing Conservative Party on the matter and the pressing reality that China is deeply essential to the country’s post-Brexit vision.
The surge of Europe-China trade is firstly a sign of the Belt and Road Initiative’s success in integrating a continent and consolidating more efficient and effective supply chains, but it is secondly a sign that political stability delivers the most cohesive results.
Western politicians and media long promoting the line that China was responsible for inflicting the COVID-19 pandemic on the world, need to admit they were wrong following the findings of a WHO scientific investigation.
The United States has long prided itself on the superiority of its economic system because of democracy, freedom and free markets. Increasingly, however, that is being exposed as a big lie.
The COVID-19 pandemic has made us keenly aware of how closely interwoven are the interests of all countries, and that humanity shares a common stake.