Backlash Over Yellen’s Bows to CCP Official in Beijing

Fury in America over an unusual gesture from the Treasury Secretary.

Footage shows Yellen approaching her Chinese counterpart before a meeting in Beijing on Saturday.

She then bowed three times while shaking hands with the Chinese official.

The Chinese official, on the other hand, stood up straight.

A former White House staffer told the New York Post that American officials should never bow, adding Yellen’s move was “exactly the optics” Beijing wants.


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