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Biden and Ardern Are Both Unhappy About the Solomon Islands’ Security Pact With China

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and U.S. President Joe Biden expressed their shared concern for China’s ambitions to expand its influence in the South Pacific.

Prime Minister Ardern met with the President at the White House on Tuesday and specifically raised the issue of the Chinese security pact with the Solomon Islands:

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