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Chinese State Media and Ethiopian Twitter Are Gleefully Comparing How Wang and Blinken Handled Ethiopia

Wang Yi’s surprise visit to Ethiopia on Wednesday sparked an online meme among Chinese state media staff and Ethiopian Twitter users about the stark difference between how U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken addressed the Ethiopian crisis and the Chinese Foreign Minister’s approach.

Blinken, who did not visit Ethiopia on his recent three-nation African tour, raised the Ethiopian issue during talks in Nairobi with Cabinet Secretary of Foreign Affairs Raychelle Omamo.

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