U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken led a discussion yesterday in Paris (photo) on the Blue Dot Network, another White House initiative aimed at curtailing China’s Belt and Road Initiative.
Blinken was joined by U.S. and European corporate and labor leaders at a public event held at the headquarters of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. They discussed their ambition to build “quality infrastructure that respects human rights and good labor practices” as an alternative to what China does in the space.
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