Regions / China
China has grown more willing to assert historical claims to its sphere of influence, but it would be a mistake to regard this as “aggression” that requires an American response.
Is a green energy revolution on the global agenda?
China’s good relations with states at odds with each other could yield results at the negotiating table soon.
A proposed canal in Nicaragua, built by China, is a tangible signal that the United States can't set the terms of the world economy forever.
Over the last decade, thousands of Chinese gold-seekers have streamed into Ghana, falling into conflict with local authorities and rival miners.
Despite hawkish new posturing from the U.S., China is still basically playing by Washington's rules when it comes to North Korea.
Sub-Saharan states continue to underserve their people.
China’s broken and thuggish legal system is producing a new brand of “terrorism.”
Micro-blogging is increasing the pressure on the Chinese government to eradicate “Re-education Through Labor” camps.
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.