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Four corners: China rising

4 October 2016

China Rising: The challenges for Australia as China and the US struggle for supremacy in Asia.

On Monday night, reporter Peter Greste joins Four Corners for a special report on the rise of China and its escalating contest with the United States in the Asia Pacific region.

In interviews with key players from the world of diplomacy and strategic affairs, the program explores how Australia is trying to balance two competing interests.

“This is the first time in our history where our biggest trading partner is a strategic rival of our principal ally, so this introduces a whole level of complexity into our strategic situation we’ve never known as a country before.” Professor Hugh White

Watch Four corners: China Rising episode by the ABC.

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