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China opened an embassy on a tiny, remote Pacific island during the pandemic. Here’s why | CNN
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China opened an embassy on a tiny, remote Pacific island during the pandemic. Here’s why | CNN

China, along with a few other countries have planted an embassy on a small remote island located in the Pacific. The site of geo-political competition is called Kiribati. This island serves as a self-governed island that is controlled by Beijing. While these islands used to have close ties with America, their loyalty is shifting towards Beijing which offers them diplomatic and economic outreach.

Source: https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/26/asia/china-australia-pacific-islands-intl-hnk/index.html

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