China has strongly condemned an agreement between the United States and Britain to export nuclear submarine technology to Australia.
China says the agreement is a serious threat to regional peace and stability, and will increase the arms race.
A spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry said in a press briefing that the United States and Britain use nuclear exports as a tool for geopolitical games. Is.
The Chinese spokesman said the agreement called into question Australia’s sincerity in keeping its nuclear non-proliferation commitments.
Under the agreement, the United States and Britain will assist Australia in building nuclear submarines.