The crisis in Australia-China relations deepened again today. Here is nationalist barker and editor of state tabloid Global Times Hú Xījìn 胡锡进 telling Australia to learn some “respect” (in Chinese), or China will force it to. Xinhua also weighs in on the latest state of the controversy: Australia, the perpetrator, should truly apologize for scathing crimes.
For context and a sensible view of the affair from New Zealand, see this editorial by Kiwi news site Stuff. See also former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd on Australia-China relations in an interview taped this morning.