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One Belt, One Road, and One Big Competition
December 15, 2017
One Belt, One Road, and One Big Competition
It's not just China; the race to build Eurasian infrastructure has many players.
One Belt, One Road, and One Big Competition
What’s in the New Pakistan Naval Voyage to the Philippines?
December 13, 2017
What’s in the New Pakistan Naval Voyage to the Philippines?
A closer look at the interaction within the broader context of ties.
What’s in the New Pakistan Naval Voyage to the Philippines?
The CCP Plants the China Dream Abroad
December 09, 2017
The CCP Plants the China Dream Abroad
“The CCP’s arms of influence are targeting foreign societies in ways that have seldom been fully considered.”
The CCP Plants the China Dream Abroad
Xi’s One Belt One Road: A Plan Too Big to Fail?
December 08, 2017
Xi’s One Belt One Road: A Plan Too Big to Fail?
Xi's legacy will be judged by the success or failure of his signature policy initiative.
Xi’s One Belt One Road: A Plan Too Big to Fail?
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?
Interview: Tigran Sargsyan on the Eurasian Economic Union
October 18, 2017
Interview: Tigran Sargsyan on the Eurasian Economic Union
The chairman of the EEU's Eurasian Economic Commission talks about the trade bloc's past, present, and future.
Interview: Tigran Sargsyan on the Eurasian Economic Union
India's Ambitious African Outreach
October 04, 2017
India's Ambitious African Outreach
A presidential visit underlines the continuing salience of Africa in India’s foreign policy matrix.
India's Ambitious African Outreach
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
September 22, 2017
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
Beijing has had an active few months of Arctic diplomacy.
China’s Belt and Road: Where Does the Arctic Angle Stand?
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
September 16, 2017
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
Beijing’s plans to internationalize the RMB haven't come to fruition; the Belt and Road Initiative may help finally make gains.
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
September 12, 2017
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
The Arctic implications of China's Belt and Road Initiative merit serious consideration.
Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?
Sri Lanka: Sovereignty Compromised
September 09, 2017
Sri Lanka: Sovereignty Compromised
Colombo’s attempt to balance India and China has proved futile.
Sri Lanka: Sovereignty Compromised
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
July 27, 2017
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
Finding the balance in the long-term between rivalry and resonance may be difficult for Beijing and Moscow.
China and Russia in Central Asia: Rivalries and Resonance
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
July 06, 2017
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
Russian economic policies and infighting with its neighbors impact China’s ambitions.
Russian Railpolitick and China’s Belt and Road
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
July 06, 2017
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
One Belt, One Road and many hopes for China’s regions and cities.
China’s Lianyungang: A Hub Waiting to be Born
China Gives Belarus New Armored Vehicles
June 29, 2017
China Gives Belarus New Armored Vehicles
Beijing doles out a new round of military technical assistance to Minsk.
China Gives Belarus New Armored Vehicles
<em>Kung Fu Yoga</em>: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
June 01, 2017
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
The movie is also a promotional feature for One Belt, One Road.
Kung Fu Yoga: A Chinese-Indian Soft Power Romance
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