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Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
January 11, 2019
Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
Tsai Ing-wen is promoting her alternative 'Taiwan consensus,' but the KMT remains committed to the 1992 consensus.
Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
Kim Jong Un Makes Fourth Trip to China, At Xi Jinping’s Invitation
January 08, 2019
Kim Jong Un Makes Fourth Trip to China, At Xi Jinping’s Invitation
The North Korean leader’s first trip overseas in 2019 is to China.
Kim Jong Un Makes Fourth Trip to China, At Xi Jinping’s Invitation
US Envoys Due in Beijing for Trade Talks
January 05, 2019
US Envoys Due in Beijing for Trade Talks
China says U.S. envoys are expected in Beijing on Monday for talks on the trade fight.
US Envoys Due in Beijing for Trade Talks
Was It Wise for Tsai Ing-wen to Reject the ‘1992 Consensus’ Publicly?
January 04, 2019
Was It Wise for Tsai Ing-wen to Reject the ‘1992 Consensus’ Publicly?
Taipei has to face the fact that it does not have much leverage to resist Beijing’s pressure now.
Was It Wise for Tsai Ing-wen to Reject the ‘1992 Consensus’ Publicly?
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
January 03, 2019
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
Xi's January 2 remarks betrayed three fundamental misunderstandings of the Taiwan situation.
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
Xi Says Taiwan ‘Must’ Unify With China as Tsai Unveils Her Own ‘Four Musts’
January 02, 2019
Xi Says Taiwan ‘Must’ Unify With China as Tsai Unveils Her Own ‘Four Musts’
The leaders of China and Taiwan just presented starkly divergent paths to improving cross-strait relations.
Xi Says Taiwan ‘Must’ Unify With China as Tsai Unveils Her Own ‘Four Musts’
US-China Relations at 40
January 01, 2019
US-China Relations at 40
The “normalization of relations” meets the “new normal.”
US-China Relations at 40
Xi: Upholding Socialism in the New Era is a ‘Great Social Revolution’
December 29, 2018
Xi: Upholding Socialism in the New Era is a ‘Great Social Revolution’
At a "democratic life meeting" in Beijing, the Chinese president spoke in various ways of struggling.
Xi: Upholding Socialism in the New Era is a ‘Great Social Revolution’
US-China Tensions Enter a New Phase
December 24, 2018
US-China Tensions Enter a New Phase
Ceasefire or Escalation?
US-China Tensions Enter a New Phase
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
December 19, 2018
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
Xi's major takeaway, according to a public speech celebrating reform and opening, is that the CCP is perfect.
Xi's Scary Interpretation of the Last 40 Years of Chinese History
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
December 18, 2018
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
A culture of inflated praise rapidly becomes corrosive, as China knows only too well from its own history.
China’s Crisis of Overconfidence
India, China Resume Annual 'Hand-in-Hand' Military Exercise After One-Year Gap
December 11, 2018
India, China Resume Annual 'Hand-in-Hand' Military Exercise After One-Year Gap
The exercise was suspended in 2017 amid strained bilateral ties after the Doklam standoff.
India, China Resume Annual 'Hand-in-Hand' Military Exercise After One-Year Gap
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
December 01, 2018
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
The roots of a dystopian future have already been laid in China.
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
The G20 Summit: Highlighting China’s Headache
December 01, 2018
The G20 Summit: Highlighting China’s Headache
Xi has a choice: stand tough and risk economic disaster, or compromise and risk looking weak at home.
The G20 Summit: Highlighting China’s Headache
China-Philippines Relations: Can the 'Rainbow' Last?
November 22, 2018
China-Philippines Relations: Can the 'Rainbow' Last?
Xi's visit was a feel-good exercise, spotlighting cooperation on the Belt and Road and even the South China Sea.
China-Philippines Relations: Can the 'Rainbow' Last?
Xi Jinping Capitalizes on ‘Rainbow After the Rain’ in the Philippines
November 21, 2018
Xi Jinping Capitalizes on ‘Rainbow After the Rain’ in the Philippines
Despite warning signs, both Manila and Beijing were determined to celebrate Xi's visit.
Xi Jinping Capitalizes on ‘Rainbow After the Rain’ in the Philippines
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