December 29, 2020
To Face Down China, Should the United States Turn Away From the Middle East?
By Robert Farley
It’s not that simple. Any effort to characterize China as an existential threat implies a level of conflict that will provide justification for U.S. intervention anywhere in the world.
September 29, 2020
Less Than the Sum of Its Parts: China’s ‘Negative Competition’ in the Middle East
By Scott J. Harr
China’s approach to the Middle East, predicated on a misunderstanding of U.S. strategies, is deeply flawed.
June 29, 2015
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again
By Rob Spalding and Adam Lowther
Allies and partners are looking to the United States in ways not seen since the Cold War.
November 13, 2014
Will Islamic State Cripple the Pivot?
By Robert E. Kelly
America’s inability to stop fighting in the Middle East has serious implications for its Asia policy.