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China and US to fight for tech primacy, not war: Tsinghua expert

Yan Xuetong says competition will focus on vaccine and telecom infrastructure

Yan Xuetong, dean of the Institute of International Relations at Tsinghua University

The Covid-19 pandemic will intensify technological competition between China and the U.S., shifting their rivalry from a traditional geopolitical tussle to one for tech supremacy, a prominent Chinese international relations expert said.

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