Alexander Mercouris discusses China’s response to the Pelosi visitSun 3:21 pm Europe/London, 7 Aug 2022
Their responses are numerous ( no more cooperation on Climate Change is just one of several – general non-cooperation; he thinks eventually they will invade;certainly reuniting with Taiwan will now be their number one priority.
Lavrov’s popularity abroad ( not Putin) with representatives of nations literally lining up to shake his hand and be photographed with him meant they, to whom media is everything, felt they had to take the focus back on themselves, for they are the hegemon. So, send Pelosi to Taiwan – that should do it!
Blinken and Sullivan are amateurs dealing with professionals; the Biden administration has the opposite of the Midas effect; in stead of everything they touch turning to gold, it turns to dust.