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China's Medical Aid in Africa
March 14, 2018
China's Medical Aid in Africa
China is doing more than building roads in Africa. It's also curing patients.
China's Medical Aid in Africa
China's Massive Government Overhaul: What You Need to Know
March 14, 2018
China's Massive Government Overhaul: What You Need to Know
A brief rundown of the changes and what they reveal about Beijing's priorities and ambitions.
China's Massive Government Overhaul: What You Need to Know
China’s Quest: To Be a Status Super Power
March 12, 2018
China’s Quest: To Be a Status Super Power
China wants the respect and the space accorded to a superpower, but it doesn’t want the responsibilities.
China’s Quest: To Be a Status Super Power
What Does a Trump-Kim Meeting Mean for China?
March 11, 2018
What Does a Trump-Kim Meeting Mean for China?
Despite relief that war seems less likely, there are concerns about China’s lack of input in the current round of diplomacy.
What Does a Trump-Kim Meeting Mean for China?
In Xinjiang, China’s 'Neo-Totalitarian' Turn Is Already a Reality
March 10, 2018
In Xinjiang, China’s 'Neo-Totalitarian' Turn Is Already a Reality
China is not only reviving Mao-era social controls, but augmenting them through cutting-edge technology.
In Xinjiang, China’s 'Neo-Totalitarian' Turn Is Already a Reality
Xi Jinping: Rising Dictator or Another East Asian Strongman?
March 10, 2018
Xi Jinping: Rising Dictator or Another East Asian Strongman?
Making sense of Xi’s likely extended stay in power by looking at other long-term or strong-handed regional leaders.
Xi Jinping: Rising Dictator or Another East Asian Strongman?
Beijing Sets A Harsh Tone for Hong Kong in the ‘Two Sessions’
March 09, 2018
Beijing Sets A Harsh Tone for Hong Kong in the ‘Two Sessions’
Beijing purposefully downplays Hong Kong’s “autonomy” and highlights “zero tolerance” for Hong Kong independence.
Beijing Sets A Harsh Tone for Hong Kong in the ‘Two Sessions’
What China Thinks About the Korean Thaw
March 09, 2018
What China Thinks About the Korean Thaw
In his annual press conference, the Chinese foreign minister gave the most in-depth comments on the subject so far.
What China Thinks About the Korean Thaw
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
March 08, 2018
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
China's foreign minister says the conclusion that China will replace the U.S. is “fundamentally wrong.”
Despite Its Global Expansion, China Stresses No Intention to Displace US
What Does Xi Jinping's New Phrase 'Ecological Civilization' Mean?
March 06, 2018
What Does Xi Jinping's New Phrase 'Ecological Civilization' Mean?
An investigation of the phrase is pressing.
What Does Xi Jinping's New Phrase 'Ecological Civilization' Mean?
As 'Two Sessions' Open, CCP Is Ready to Defend Presidential Term Limit Change
March 05, 2018
As 'Two Sessions' Open, CCP Is Ready to Defend Presidential Term Limit Change
This year’s unusually long “Two Sessions” are doomed to go down in China’s contemporary history.
As 'Two Sessions' Open, CCP Is Ready to Defend Presidential Term Limit Change
China Commits to Arctic Protections But Development Threats Loom
March 03, 2018
China Commits to Arctic Protections But Development Threats Loom
Can China’s new Arctic policy protect the region’s delicate ecology?
China Commits to Arctic Protections But Development Threats Loom
What Do China’s Democratic Parties Actually Do?
March 03, 2018
What Do China’s Democratic Parties Actually Do?
The CCP is not China's only political party. Here's a closer look at the role and function of the other eight.
What Do China’s Democratic Parties Actually Do?
With China’s Envoy Still in DC, Trump Announces Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
March 02, 2018
With China’s Envoy Still in DC, Trump Announces Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
In response, China vows to take necessary measures to safeguard its legitimate rights and interests.
With China’s Envoy Still in DC, Trump Announces Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
China’s Military Backs Proposed Constitutional Amendments
March 02, 2018
China’s Military Backs Proposed Constitutional Amendments
The military comes out in support of the changes, which would allow Xi to hold the presidency indefinitely.
China’s Military Backs Proposed Constitutional Amendments
Constitutional Amendments Go Unmentioned in the CCP’s Unusual Third Plenum Meeting
March 01, 2018
Constitutional Amendments Go Unmentioned in the CCP’s Unusual Third Plenum Meeting
The plenum adopts a candidate list for state and Party leadership and a reform plan for Party and state institutions.
Constitutional Amendments Go Unmentioned in the CCP’s Unusual Third Plenum Meeting
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