China Backs Hamas, Needs Israel’s Vengeance

China’s tacit support for Hamas is clear as day to anybody who can look past its gaslighting Foreign Ministry statements on the preciousness of all human life. Yet what suits Beijing best is not a Hamas victory, but scorched-earth vengeance from Israel

CHINA IRAN DIPLOMACY POLITICS Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomes Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi during his visit in Beijing on February 14, 2023. (AFP Photo/HO/Iranian Presidency)