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East Asia Comes to Europe
June 06, 2018
East Asia Comes to Europe
A tale of two suitors: Chinese and Japanese investments in Central and Eastern Europe.
East Asia Comes to Europe
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
June 06, 2018
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
The emerging U.S.-China trade war will make a China-Russia axis even more likely.
Will Trump Cement the China-Russia Alliance?
China's Complicated LGBT Movement
June 01, 2018
China's Complicated LGBT Movement
Is China becoming a more open and friendly place for LGBT people? The answer is both yes and no.
China's Complicated LGBT Movement
What’s So Controversial About China’s New Anti-Corruption Body?
May 30, 2018
What’s So Controversial About China’s New Anti-Corruption Body?
Digging into the National Supervision Commission.
What’s So Controversial About China’s New Anti-Corruption Body?
The US-China Trade War
May 27, 2018
The US-China Trade War
A simple plan: action, confusion, and retreat
The US-China Trade War
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
May 26, 2018
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
Trump's failure to coordinate with China before attempting North Korea diplomacy doomed the endeavor from the start.
How Leaving China in the Dark Helped Doom the Trump-Kim Summit
China's Teenage Mothers
May 21, 2018
China's Teenage Mothers
Youth, interrupted
China's Teenage Mothers
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
May 04, 2018
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative needs to win hearts, not just projects, in Southeast Asia.
Winning Hearts on China’s Belt and Road
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
May 03, 2018
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
Uzbekistan’s transformation will fast-track the new Silk Road.
China’s Belt and Road Gets a Central Asian Boost
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
May 03, 2018
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
What a Chinese aerospace magazine cover tells us about China's future stealth bombers.
China's Future Stealth Bomber Fleet
Xi Jinping and the Third Chinese Revolution
May 02, 2018
Xi Jinping and the Third Chinese Revolution
An interview with Elizabeth Economy, author of The Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State
Xi Jinping and the Third Chinese Revolution
How Chinese Veterans Could Derail President Xi’s Plans
May 01, 2018
How Chinese Veterans Could Derail President Xi’s Plans
Can Beijing really care for 57 million former members of the People’s Liberation Army?
How Chinese Veterans Could Derail President Xi’s Plans
The China - India - Nepal Triangle
April 25, 2018
The China - India - Nepal Triangle
Will India agree to cooperate with China in Nepal's development?
The China - India - Nepal Triangle
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
April 20, 2018
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
Questions surround the Chinese consulate’s illegal occupation in French Polynesia.
Trouble in Paradise: A Chinese Occupation in Tahiti
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
April 17, 2018
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
China's struggles with multiculturalism and race issues will hinder its soft power overseas.
The Stumbling Block to China's Soft Power
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
April 10, 2018
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
China is developing a nuclear-capable air-launched ballistic missile, likely based off the DF-21.
Revealed: China's Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile
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