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Mikko Huotari: "We are at a watershed moment in EU-China relations"

MERICS Executive Director Mikko Huotari explains why EU-China relations have entered a crucial phase. Important decisions have to be made, including on Hong Kong and 5G build-up. The Covid-19 crisis has laid bare differences between Brussels and Beijing.  At the same time, EU policy makers from different member states seem more united on China issues as before.

Read more on the topic in our new report "Towards a principles-first approach in EU China policy - Drawing lessons from the Covid-19 crisis".