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January 10, 2011
Who is Jiang Luming?
A call for China to double its defence budget isn’t getting as much attention as it deserves.
Who is Jiang Luming?
January 08, 2011
Gates (Finally) Heads to China
Robert Gates is heading to Beijing. There’s plenty going on with China’s military to talk about.
Gates (Finally) Heads to China
China Rethinks Nuclear Posture?
January 07, 2011
China Rethinks Nuclear Posture?
A news agency reports that China might consider launching pre-emptive nuclear strikes. Is it really shifting policy?
China Rethinks Nuclear Posture?
The Trouble With Parents
January 03, 2011
The Trouble With Parents
Young people need to be free to make their own mistakes. It’s a lesson many Chinese parents haven’t learned.
The Trouble With Parents
Adopting Western Values?
January 01, 2011
Adopting Western Values?
Is China adopting Western values or traditions? It’s a complicated question that shouldn’t be exploited.
Adopting Western Values?
China's Military Surprises
December 28, 2010
China's Military Surprises
Surprising reports on aircraft carriers, missiles and stealth fighters underscore China’s growing military strength.
China's Military Surprises
December 24, 2010
A Thank You
Thank you to our readers, bloggers, correspondents and contributors. And best wishes for the New Year.
A Thank You
China’s UnSexy Watchword
December 22, 2010
China’s UnSexy Watchword
Trying to capture what US China policy should be in a single word is a waste of time, says Jim Arkedis.
China’s UnSexy Watchword
China’s UnSexy Watchword
December 22, 2010
China’s UnSexy Watchword
Trying to capture what US China policy should be in a single word is a waste of time, says Jim Arkedis.
China’s UnSexy Watchword
The Confucius Peace Prize
December 21, 2010
The Confucius Peace Prize
The Confucius Peace Prize was more about patriotic opportunism than an official response to the Nobel Prize.
The Confucius Peace Prize
Time to Sell Latest F-16 to Taiwan
December 20, 2010
Time to Sell Latest F-16 to Taiwan
Taiwan won’t ever get F-22s. But the US should sell it the latest F-16 fighter to balance Chinese aircraft purchases.
Time to Sell Latest F-16 to Taiwan
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
December 20, 2010
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
The Lahu people in south-west China are an inward-looking people. But will this protect their cultural identity?
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
December 20, 2010
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
The Lahu people in south-west China are an inward-looking people. But will this protect their cultural identity?
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
December 18, 2010
Chinese, ROK Vessels Clash
A fisherman is dead and two are missing in the Yellow Sea after a clash with a South Korean patrol.
Chinese, ROK Vessels Clash
December 17, 2010
China's Welcome Backtracking?
After a year of tension with its neighbours, is China starting to soften its foreign policy and military tone?
China's Welcome Backtracking?
WikiLeaks, Hollywood and GDP
December 15, 2010
WikiLeaks, Hollywood and GDP
Why Chinese movies, just like the country’s GDP figures, are magnificent but meaningless.
WikiLeaks, Hollywood and GDP
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