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Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
May 10, 2019
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
The World Health Organization has declined to invite Taiwan for the third consecutive year at the behest of Beijing.
Taiwan Picks Up International Support After Being Barred from World Health Assembly
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
May 08, 2019
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
It’s important to resist oversimplified narratives about U.S.-China relations.
No, There Is No US-China ‘Clash of Civilizations’
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
May 08, 2019
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Chinese media reported that "negative information" had crashed the market, never mentioning the U.S. Tweeter-in-Chief
China’s Stock Market Sees Biggest Single Day Loss in Three Years Over Trump’s Tweets
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
May 07, 2019
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
If Xi Jinping isn’t positioning himself and his nation to rectify the issue of Taiwan once and for all, then who will?
Will Xi Jinping Blockade Taiwan?
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
May 04, 2019
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
Taiwan has not fully opened its doors to dissidents, despite recent high-profile cases.
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
May 03, 2019
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
From port competition to the Somaliland issue, China and the UAE's conflicting interests in the region are not easy to reconcile.
The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
May 03, 2019
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
‘Greening’ the BRI is a two-way street that starts in Beijing.
Making the Belt and Road Environmentally Sustainable
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
May 03, 2019
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
Even as the two celebrate cultural ties, political and economic tensions remain in the foreground.
Are China-France Relations in Trouble?
Xi Repeatedly Urges China’s Youth to Follow the CCP
May 02, 2019
Xi Repeatedly Urges China’s Youth to Follow the CCP
At a commemoration of the 1919 May Fourth Movement, Xi says China's young should be grateful to the Communist Party.
Xi Repeatedly Urges China’s Youth to Follow the CCP
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
May 01, 2019
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
Taiwan’s 2020 presidential candidates hint at a massive gravity shift toward China in both the KMT and DPP.
Taiwan's Topsy-Turvy Cross-Strait Politics
Wife of Australian Writer Detained in China Sends Petitions to Xi
April 30, 2019
Wife of Australian Writer Detained in China Sends Petitions to Xi
Yang Hengjun has been detained for three-plus months without access to lawyers or family.
Wife of Australian Writer Detained in China Sends Petitions to Xi
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
April 29, 2019
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
Tens of thousands took to the streets, many carrying umbrellas in a nod to a previous 2014 protest movement.
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
Time for China to Stop Bankrolling Coal
April 29, 2019
Time for China to Stop Bankrolling Coal
China is out of step with the world on coal, at home and abroad.
Time for China to Stop Bankrolling Coal
The US-China Visa War Is Just Getting Started
April 29, 2019
The US-China Visa War Is Just Getting Started
The U.S. FBI director says China poses a “multilayered threat” to the United States.
The US-China Visa War Is Just Getting Started
Who Is (and Who Isn't) Attending China's 2nd Belt and Road Forum?
April 27, 2019
Who Is (and Who Isn't) Attending China's 2nd Belt and Road Forum?
The list of attendees tells us a lot about how the BRI has progressed in the last two years.
Who Is (and Who Isn't) Attending China's 2nd Belt and Road Forum?
How Politically Influential Is China’s Military?
April 27, 2019
How Politically Influential Is China’s Military?
Are we seeing the gradual decline of the PLA as a force in formal Chinese politics?
How Politically Influential Is China’s Military?
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