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China's Balancing Act in Iran
January 26, 2016
China's Balancing Act in Iran
Xi Jinping tries to deepen ties with Iran, while not alienating Saudi Arabia.
China's Balancing Act in Iran
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
January 25, 2016
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
Efforts to mediate in the Syria conflict represent a departure from China’s traditionally cautious diplomacy.
China’s New Era of Diplomacy: Engaging in Syria
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
January 22, 2016
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
Xi Jinping envisions Egypt as a hub for China's Belt and Road initiative.
Xi’s Visit Cements Egypt’s Place on the ‘Belt and Road’
The Elephant in the Room During Xi's Trip to Saudi Arabia: Iran
January 21, 2016
The Elephant in the Room During Xi's Trip to Saudi Arabia: Iran
By keeping a tight focus on bilateral ties, China hoped to avoid upsetting Iran during Xi's first trip to Saudi Arabia.
The Elephant in the Room During Xi's Trip to Saudi Arabia: Iran
Is China's President About to Make His First Trip to the Middle East?
January 09, 2016
Is China's President About to Make His First Trip to the Middle East?
A planned trip in 2015 was scuttled due to regional tensions. Will Xi's 2016 Middle East tour share the same fate?
Is China's President About to Make His First Trip to the Middle East?
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