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How a German Frigate in the South China Sea May Upend Beijing-Berlin Relations
August 06, 2021

How a German Frigate in the South China Sea May Upend Beijing-Berlin Relations

By Larissa Stünkel and Marc Lanteigne
As Merkel’s lengthy term comes to an end, the frigate deployment may be the beginning of a sea change in Germany’s China approach.

China-Germany Relations at the Crossroads
April 29, 2021

China-Germany Relations at the Crossroads

By Shannon Tiezzi
China tries to keep Germany a bright spot in its European relations, as an end to Angela Merkel’s lengthy tenure looms.
Germany’s Indo-Pacific Vision: A New Reckoning With China or More Strategic Drift?
September 15, 2020

Germany’s Indo-Pacific Vision: A New Reckoning With China or More Strategic Drift?

By Coby Goldberg
Like Monday’s summit, Berlin’s regional strategy tinkers around the edges of trade policy without risking the cost of a full-fledged strategic reckoning with China.

Will Germany Set the Tone Again for Europe’s Asia Policy?
September 05, 2020

Will Germany Set the Tone Again for Europe’s Asia Policy?

By Laurens Hemminga
Germany’s trade-focused engagement with China strongly influenced a similar EU policy in the 1990s. Will a German shift now bring the EU with it?

How Europe’s Big 3 Are Shifting on China
August 14, 2020

How Europe’s Big 3 Are Shifting on China

By Philippe Le Corre and John Ferguson
As the U.K. leads and France follows, the world now awaits a verdict from Germany on Huawei, Hong Kong, and more.

Try as It Might, Germany Isn’t Warming to Huawei
January 09, 2020

Try as It Might, Germany Isn’t Warming to Huawei

By Björn Alexander Düben
Germany’s domestic dispute about Huawei is growing increasingly heated – but U.S. pressure has little to do with it.

What Do Germans Think of Berlin’s China Policy?
December 04, 2019

What Do Germans Think of Berlin’s China Policy?

By Joshua Webb
This year's Berlin Pulse charts public opinion toward China, the U.S., and Germany's foreign policy overall.
Germany’s Faustian Bargain With China
November 08, 2019

Germany’s Faustian Bargain With China

By Theresa Fallon
In allowing Huawei to bid for Germany’s 5G development, Merkel has departed from broader European strategy.

Are the Gloves Coming Off in China-Germany Economic Relations?
May 03, 2019

Are the Gloves Coming Off in China-Germany Economic Relations?

By Björn Alexander Düben
As Germany shifts its China approach, Huawei is in the crosshairs.

Is Europe Finally Pushing Back On Chinese Investments?
September 14, 2018

Is Europe Finally Pushing Back On Chinese Investments?

By Erik Brattberg and Etienne Soula
Germany, France, and the UK are increasing scrutiny of Chinese investment. Will a unified EU approach follow?

What's Next for the China-CEE 16+1 Platform?
July 13, 2018

What's Next for the China-CEE 16+1 Platform?

By Bartosz Kowalski
After the China-CEE Summit in Sofia, the “16+1” initiative is heading toward the EU.
While China and Germany Sign Trade Deals, Liu Xiaobo’s Widow Allowed to Leave China
July 10, 2018

While China and Germany Sign Trade Deals, Liu Xiaobo’s Widow Allowed to Leave China

By Charlotte Gao
Angela Merkel scores a human rights victory while Li Keqiang is in Germany to talk trade.

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