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China sounds alarm on tech self-reliance

Illustration of the world as an app that has the option to be ex-ed out
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Chinese President Xi Jinping continues to emphasize the need for China to cut reliance on foreign technology.

Why it matters: China has had programs for decades to develop indigenous technologies, but the focus is rapidly intensifying as the U.S. puts more pressure on China.