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Hishammuddin says 'big brother' remark refers to Wang Yi, not China

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Modified 3 Apr 2021, 12:07 pm

Foreign Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said the "big brother" remark which he used during a press conference with his Chinese counterpart in Beijing was not referring to bilateral relations.

In a tweet, he explained that Wangi Yi is older and more senior to him as a foreign minister, hence the word "elder brother" was used.

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