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Why Russia, China, & Mongolia Are Boosting Trilateral Ties
September 13, 2014
Why Russia, China, & Mongolia Are Boosting Trilateral Ties
Vladimir Putin invited Xi Jinping and Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj to Russia for their first trilateral meeting next year.
Why Russia, China, & Mongolia Are Boosting Trilateral Ties
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
September 13, 2014
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
China's ambitious goals for the SCO are helped by the imminent addition of three new members.
The New, Improved Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin Meet Ahead of SCO Summit
September 12, 2014
Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin Meet Ahead of SCO Summit
Ahead of the SCO summit, Xi and Putin discussed energy ties, the Ukraine crisis, and regional affairs.
Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin Meet Ahead of SCO Summit
Iraq: Captured Islamic State Fighter Is Chinese
September 05, 2014
Iraq: Captured Islamic State Fighter Is Chinese
Plus Susan Rice's trip to China, why China does have friends, and gaokao reforms. Friday China links.
Iraq: Captured Islamic State Fighter Is Chinese
800 Years Later, an Ancient University Reopens in India
September 04, 2014
800 Years Later, an Ancient University Reopens in India
India's Nalanda University opens again after 800 years.
800 Years Later, an Ancient University Reopens in India
China’s APEC Diplomacy
August 30, 2014
China’s APEC Diplomacy
From India and the US to Japan and Taiwan, the 2014 APEC summit presents interesting diplomatic opportunities for China.
China’s APEC Diplomacy
China Hosts SCO’s Largest-Ever Military Drills
August 29, 2014
China Hosts SCO’s Largest-Ever Military Drills
The anti-terrorism drills involved troops from China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
China Hosts SCO’s Largest-Ever Military Drills
Russia and the SCO Military Exercises
August 28, 2014
Russia and the SCO Military Exercises
Russia may be putting aside its reluctance to accept the Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s growing clout in Central Asia.
Russia and the SCO Military Exercises
Xi in Mongolia: Trade, Security, and Neighborhood Diplomacy
August 22, 2014
Xi in Mongolia: Trade, Security, and Neighborhood Diplomacy
Xi Jinping boosted economic and political ties with Mongolia, showcasing China's "neighborhood diplomacy."
Xi in Mongolia: Trade, Security, and Neighborhood Diplomacy
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
August 22, 2014
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Beijing is attempting to improve regional relations in the run up to November’s APEC summit.
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
August 20, 2014
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
The diplomatic breakthroughs were small but steady during the pope's first visit to the region.
Pope Francis: Modest Diplomatic Gains in Asia
VJ Day in China
August 15, 2014
VJ Day in China
Plus, more Snowden revelations, a Central Asia-focused military drill, and Pope Francis' message to China. Friday links
VJ Day in China
Can China Stomach an Independent Kurdistan?
August 15, 2014
Can China Stomach an Independent Kurdistan?
Beijing may have to make some tough choices when it comes to Kurdish independence.
Can China Stomach an Independent Kurdistan?
Xi Jinping to Visit Mongolia
August 14, 2014
Xi Jinping to Visit Mongolia
Xi Jinping will be the first Chinese president to visit Mongolia in over a decade.
Xi Jinping to Visit Mongolia
Imagining U.S.-China Relations Under (President) Hillary Clinton
July 30, 2014
Imagining U.S.-China Relations Under (President) Hillary Clinton
Should Hillary Clinton become president in 2016, her negative reputation in China might be a problem.
Imagining U.S.-China Relations Under (President) Hillary Clinton
Australia Out of Step With Asia on Israel-Palestine
July 25, 2014
Australia Out of Step With Asia on Israel-Palestine
Canberra’s strong and vocal support for Israel has it at odds with many of its neighbors.
Australia Out of Step With Asia on Israel-Palestine
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