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Kamala Harris, South China Sea

Kamala Harris was en route to Vietnam to donate 1 million COVID-19 vaccines when China swooped in to one-up the US and offered 2 million shots

China one-upped the US in Vietnam by pledging to donate two million COVID-19 vaccines.

26/8/2021 12:15:00 PM

China one-upped the US in Vietnam by pledging to donate two million COVID-19 vaccines.

Harris is traveling in Southeast Asia this week as part of the Biden administration's broader effort to curb China 's expanding global influence.

In aseparate speechduring the visit, Harris criticized China over its actions regarding the South China Sea."In the South China Sea, we know that Beijing continues to coerce, to intimidate, and to make claims to the vast majority of the South China Sea," Harris said. "These unlawful claims have been rejected by the 2016 arbitral tribunal decision. And Beijing's actions continue to undermine the rules-based order and threaten the sovereignty of nations."

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Read more:Story continues"The US stands with our allies and partners in the face of these threats," she added.Harris also addressed the crisis in Afghanistan, which has cast a shadow over her trip, saying that Biden made "the courageous and right decision to end this war because we had achieved what we went there to do."

The vice president said the US was "laser-focused on the task at hand" to complete evacuations from Afghanistan by an August 31 deadline.In Vietnam on Wednesday, Harris continued to criticize China over its "bullying" tactics in the South China Sea. headtopics.com

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Kamala Harris criticises China’s actions in South China Sea, but says US is not asking others to pick sidesSINGAPORE — United States Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday (Aug 24) accused China of continuing to “coerce” and “intimidate” other countries over its claims in the South China Sea , while stressing that US engagements in this region are not designed to make anyone pick sides.