‘Vaccine diplomacy’: How China is capitalizing on the COVID crisis

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    With a dearth of vaccine doses around the world, China is offering its help. While efforts from the West have started slowly, the autocratic state is using vaccines to bolster relationships with allies and forge new partnerships.

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