U.S. Is Fine With Encircling China, but “Won’t Tolerate” Chinese Bases on Its Ally’s Doorstep

Signing a security agreement between China and the Pacific nation of Solomon Islands prompted speculation that Beijing plans to establish a military base there. According to China Foreign Ministry spokesman, “the so-called Chinese military base in Solomon Islands is completely fabricated with disinformation by a few people with ulterior motives”, however this is a hot topic in the Australian media.

Via https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2022/04/29/us-fine-with-encircling-china-but-wont-tolerate-chinese-bases-on-its-allys-doorstep/