May 08, 2018
What Role Does Soft Power Play in China-US Relations?
By Farwa Aamer
Can soft power be reimagined beyond the parameters of competition in Sino-U.S. relations?
March 21, 2018
New Climate Change Fears, Old Mekong Problems
By Luke Hunt
The evidence continues to pile up on the river’s bleak future.
June 29, 2017
China Gives Belarus New Armored Vehicles
By Prashanth Parameswaran
Beijing doles out a new round of military technical assistance to Minsk.
May 24, 2017
What the Gulf States Think of 'One Belt, One Road'
By Giorgio Cafiero and Daniel Wagner
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, and Oman have mixed feelings about China's ambitious project.
May 24, 2017
The Problem With China’s One Belt, One Road Strategy
By Spencer Sheehan
China has a mixed record with large infrastructure projects abroad, something OBOR host countries should keep in mind.
May 01, 2017
China's Mediterranean Interests and Challenges
By Andrea Ghiselli
The region is one of expanding interests and growing challenges for Beijing.
April 24, 2017
Linking Afghanistan to China's Belt and Road
By Ahmad Bilal Khalil
Linking Kabul to both the China-Pakistan Energy Corridor and OBOR could go a long way in bringing the region together.
February 04, 2017
Many Belts, Many Roads: How China's Provinces Will Tweak a Global Project
By Adrian Raftery
OBOR may be a national-level plan, but the provincial governments will mold the project to suit local needs.
November 18, 2016
China and Sri Lanka: Between a Dream and a Nightmare
By Jeff M. Smith
Colombo is realizing the unintended strategic consequences of closer ties with Beijing.