U.S. debt crisis spurs Chinese calls for ‘de-Americanized’ world

U.S. debt crisis spurs Chinese calls for ‘de-Americanized’ world

[Ed. note: You mean more ‘de-Americanized’ than Obama has already made it?]

The political standoff in Washington has spawned frustration and growing worries in China, which remains the largest holder of U.S. government debt, as the clock ticks down to a possible U.S. debt default this week.

The crisis shows that China and the rest of the world should start to “de-Americanize,” according to a strongly worded commentary from Xinhua news agency, China’s leading government-controlled news outlet.

“The world is still crawling its way out of an economic disaster thanks to the voracious Wall Street elites,” the commentary said. “Such alarming days when the destinies of others are in the hands of a hypocritical nation have to be terminated.”

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