Mild Wording but Harsh Timing: Latvia and Estonia’s Exit from the “16+1”



    Unlikely to cause the same level of Beijing’s hostility due to a milder tone, the coordinated Estonian and Latvian decision to halt participation in the China-CEE cooperation platform still sends a strong message to China due to its Taiwan-related timing. 

    Period12 Aug 2022

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