To Freeze or Not to Freeze: The DPP’s ‘Independence Clause’
July 23, 2014
To Freeze or Not to Freeze: The DPP’s ‘Independence Clause’
The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) independence clause is a non-issue and should be treated as such.
To Freeze or Not to Freeze: The DPP’s ‘Independence Clause’
How China Dismantled the Uyghur Internet
July 22, 2014
How China Dismantled the Uyghur Internet
In a 10 month period, China destroyed 80% of the Uyghur Internet in a massive digital book burning.
How China Dismantled the Uyghur Internet
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
July 22, 2014
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
President Xi Jinping and Premier Narendra Modi are seeking a detente. But will it last?
The Promise and Peril of China-India Ties
Cross-Strait Relations After the Sunflower Movement
July 21, 2014
Cross-Strait Relations After the Sunflower Movement
The Diplomat’s Kelwin Choi sits down with the Stimson Center’s Alan D. Romberg to talk cross-Strait relations.
Cross-Strait Relations After the Sunflower Movement
Solving China’s Economy Isn’t a Question of Democracy
July 20, 2014
Solving China’s Economy Isn’t a Question of Democracy
It is not at all clear that more democracy would lead to higher growth.
Solving China’s Economy Isn’t a Question of Democracy
Why China Must Pay Attention to the Israel-Palestine Conflict
July 19, 2014
Why China Must Pay Attention to the Israel-Palestine Conflict
Beijing wants to remain neutral on the Israel-Palestine issue, but Chinese public opinion is increasingly polarized.
Why China Must Pay Attention to the Israel-Palestine Conflict
China Announces Special Envoy for Afghanistan
July 19, 2014
China Announces Special Envoy for Afghanistan
China's foreign ministry claims the envoy will "ensure lasting peace, stability and development for Afghanistan."
China Announces Special Envoy for Afghanistan
China ‘Shocked’ at MH17 Crash in Ukraine
July 18, 2014
China ‘Shocked’ at MH17 Crash in Ukraine
Plus, Russia learns to love China, the UK's role in Hong Kong and the CCP's battle against adultery. Friday China links.
China ‘Shocked’ at MH17 Crash in Ukraine
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
July 18, 2014
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
BRICS is making some bold moves, and China is in the driver's seat.
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
China’s Goals in South America
July 18, 2014
China’s Goals in South America
China's main goals in South America are economic, but it also hopes to win public and political support.
China’s Goals in South America
China and Brazil Seek to Boost Ties
July 17, 2014
China and Brazil Seek to Boost Ties
While in country for the BRICS summit, President Xi will be making a state visit to Brazil.
China and Brazil Seek to Boost Ties
Why the 'China Dream' Doesn’t Challenge US Global Leadership
July 17, 2014
Why the 'China Dream' Doesn’t Challenge US Global Leadership
The 'China Dream' is a vision for China itself, not a blueprint for overthrowing the US-led global system.
Why the 'China Dream' Doesn’t Challenge US Global Leadership
Japan Opposition Leader Meets With Chinese Officials
July 17, 2014
Japan Opposition Leader Meets With Chinese Officials
Banri Kaieda, head of Japan's DJP, is in China hoping to repair ties between Tokyo and Beijing.
Japan Opposition Leader Meets With Chinese Officials
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
July 17, 2014
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
Why did China move its oil rig, and what does that mean for the future?
So China Moved Its Oil Rig. What Now?
China's Defense of BRICS
July 16, 2014
China's Defense of BRICS
Chinese media argues that the BRICS grouping is still relevant and growing in importance.
China's Defense of BRICS
First Xi-Modi Meeting Sets Tone for China-India Relations
July 15, 2014
First Xi-Modi Meeting Sets Tone for China-India Relations
The first meeting between Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi continued to positive momentum in China-India relations.
First Xi-Modi Meeting Sets Tone for China-India Relations
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