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Tony Abbott raises fears China ‘could lash out disastrously’ as Taiwan tensions grow

The former Australian prime minister uses a speech in Taipei to call on Beijing to ‘scale back the aggression’

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The former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has raised fears Beijing “could lash out disastrously very soon” amid growing tensions over the future of Taiwan – and argued the US and Australia could not stand idly by.

Delivering a keynote address to a regional forum in Taipei on Friday, Abbott dismissed claims that Australian officials were beating the “drums of war”, while calling on Beijing to “scale back the aggression”.

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