Posts Tagged: China
In some corners of Africa, the seams of the tight Africa-China relationship are becoming stretched.
Make no mistake: the Obama administration's "pivot to Asia" is all about containing China.
The U.S. government may be legally obligated to defend Japan.
Can China manage an effective partnership with both Sudans?
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
Will Hegel follow in Panetta's ideological footsteps when it comes to the Air-Sea, Cold War style battle in the Pacific?
"Soft power" doesn't work when it's a fig leaf for military dominance.
Its capabilities are limited, but so is its mission.
China portrays Africa as a partner in common prosperity, rather than a "doomed continent" requiring aid.
The climate conference in Doha is a diplomatic charade masquerading as a serious climate negotiation.