Susan Rice: Chinese diplomat a 'racist disgrace'

TheHill | 7/15/2019 | Chris Mills Rodrigo
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Former national security advisor Susan Rice called a Chinese diplomat a "racist disgrace" in a tweet Monday.

"You are a racist disgrace. And shockingly ignorant too. In normal times, you would be PNGed for this," Rice tweeted in reference to Lijian Zhao, a diplomat posted in Islamabad.

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In a now-deleted tweet, Zhao said that if “you’re in Washington, D.C., you know the white never go” to the southeastern part of the U.S. capital.

"PNGed" refers to being designated as a persona non grata, essentially a ban on a diplomat from entering a country.

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Rice, who served in the Obama administration, also referred to China’s ambassador to the U.S., Cui Tiankai, likely assuming that Zhao...
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