Regions / China
China is experimenting with "soft power" approaches to its restive minority populations, but brute force remains an omnipresent threat.
A thousand poles are blooming as new international blocs like the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the BRICS Development Bank emerge to challenge Western economic and military hegemony.
With climate change upon us, it's time to bury the hatchet in one of the world's most volatile regions.
India and China’s Pragmatism Challenge U.S. Superpower Status
Like missile defense, hypersonic missiles destabilize the nuclear balance.
Can the BRICS wrest control of the global economy from the United States and Europe, or will their internal contradictions tear them apart?
The recent round of sanctions aimed at Moscow could backfire on Washington by accelerating a move away from the dollar as the world’s reserve currency.
Sticks and carrots won't get North Korea to give up its nukes. But a peace treaty and security guarantees might.
A showdown looms over Hong Kong’s democratic demands and Beijing’s apparent determination to thwart them.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?