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Redefining the Belt and Road Initiative
March 20, 2018
Redefining the Belt and Road Initiative
The BRI is not about physical routes in Eurasia. It is a global strategy.
Redefining the Belt and Road Initiative
China Upgrades Diplomacy While the US Pulls Back
March 20, 2018
China Upgrades Diplomacy While the US Pulls Back
Beijing is working to realize Xi Jinping’s vision of turning China into a global power by 2049.
China Upgrades Diplomacy While the US Pulls Back
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
Why Does Xi Jinping Care About Being President?
February 27, 2018
Why Does Xi Jinping Care About Being President?
History has proven that title to be all-but-meaningless. So why is it so important for Xi Jinping to keep it?
Why Does Xi Jinping Care About Being President?
Why Is Yang Jiechi Visiting the US Now?
February 10, 2018
Why Is Yang Jiechi Visiting the US Now?
Yang, who was recently elevated to the Politburo, is famous for his experience in managing U.S.-China relations.
Why Is Yang Jiechi Visiting the US Now?
China Is Starting to See India as a Major Threat
January 11, 2018
China Is Starting to See India as a Major Threat
More and more, scholars in China see India replacing Japan as the second biggest threat to Beijing, following the U.S.
China Is Starting to See India as a Major Threat
2018: China Vows to Be the Keeper of International Order
January 02, 2018
2018: China Vows to Be the Keeper of International Order
Chinese President Xi Jinping makes a resolution on international affairs during his New Year's speech.
2018: China Vows to Be the Keeper of International Order
Shaun Rein on the 'War for China's Wallet'
December 13, 2017
Shaun Rein on the 'War for China's Wallet'
Shaun Rein on the 'War for China's Wallet'
China: 2017 Was 'Crossroads of History'
December 11, 2017
China: 2017 Was 'Crossroads of History'
Chinese Foreign Minister says the world is at a crucial stage of shifting balance of power.
China: 2017 Was 'Crossroads of History'
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
November 07, 2017
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
Xi Jinping’s signature strategy will have unintended global consequences unless China changes its approach.
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative Increasing Crime and Terrorism?
'A Community of Shared Future': One Short Phrase for UN, One Big Victory for China?
November 05, 2017
'A Community of Shared Future': One Short Phrase for UN, One Big Victory for China?
United Nations security resolutions adopted Chinese President Xi Jinping’s signature foreign policy slogan.
'A Community of Shared Future': One Short Phrase for UN, One Big Victory for China?
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
November 01, 2017
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
China will become a more proactive international player under Xi’s leadership. 
Get Ready for an Even More Assertive China
What Did the CCP Party Congress Mean for China's Diplomats?
October 30, 2017
What Did the CCP Party Congress Mean for China's Diplomats?
In terms of foreign policy personnel, it was a most unremarkable Party Congress.
What Did the CCP Party Congress Mean for China's Diplomats?
China Sells Socialism to the Developing World
October 28, 2017
China Sells Socialism to the Developing World
Expect China to become more assertive in pushing its alternative development model to other countries.
China Sells Socialism to the Developing World
The 'Community of Common Destiny' in Xi Jinping's New Era
October 25, 2017
The 'Community of Common Destiny' in Xi Jinping's New Era
Building a “community of common destiny” is the motivating force behind China's future foreign policy.
The 'Community of Common Destiny' in Xi Jinping's New Era
The Russia Factor in China's North Korea Challenge
August 18, 2017
The Russia Factor in China's North Korea Challenge
A closer look at a less obvious but potentially crucial variable.
The Russia Factor in China's North Korea Challenge
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