Winston Lord, in the room with Mao and Nixon, examines US-China relations then and now

Feb 20, 2022 | INVESTING

In February 1972, US president Richard Nixon defied conventional foreign policy wisdom when he arrived in Beijing for meetings with Chinese leader Mao Zedong. In recognition of the trip’s historical significance, the South China Morning Post is running a multimedia series exploring interesting points of the past 50 years in US-China relations. This second piece in the series, by Owen Churchill, explores the perspectives of Winston Lord, the veteran diplomat who was in the room for that historic…

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