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China's Policy Would Avoid 'Thucydides Trap' in Ukraine

Jin Canrong | Posted 12.05.2014 | World
Jin Canrong

Under Putin, Russia has become a re-emerging power and is poised to replay its traditional battles with the West. By absorbing Crimea, Russia is sending warnings to both Ukraine and the West. To the former: stay neutral in the diplomatic arena. To the latter: don't you dare draft Ukraine into NATO.

The Chimerica Dream

Pepe Escobar | Posted 08.20.2013 | World
Pepe Escobar

Sun Tzu, the ancient author of The Art of War, must be throwing a rice wine party in his heavenly tomb in the wake of the shirtsleeves California love-in between President Obama and President Xi Jinping. "Know your enemy" was, it seems, the theme of the meeting.

American Policy Made in China

Robert Kuttner | Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

While Obama makes symbolic military gestures, his administration is doing nothing serious to contest China's growing threat to America's economic base.

More Views on Obama from China

Michael Standaert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Standaert

While president-elect Obama may have campaigned on a platform of change, don't expect much divergence from past administrations in the way the U.S. deals with China.