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UK Foreign Secretary Cameron to Pressure China Over Red Sea Attacks

Britain's Foreign Secretary David Cameron listens to journalist's question during a joint news conference after his meeting with Bulgarian Prime Minister in Sofia on February 14, 2024. Nikolay DOYCHINOV / AFP

UK Foreign Secretary David Cameron is the latest Western politician who apparently feels he can persuade China to use its influence to rein in Iran-backed Houthi militants attacking cargo vessels in the Red Sea.

Cameron said he is going to raise the issue when he meets with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi this weekend on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference.

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