While some Chinese observers praise Trump’s directness, others perceive him as a threat. For such observers, Clinton’s predictability is seen positively, yet some of her positions are expected to increase tensions.
President Barack Obama’s pivot to Asia has been a keystone of his administration, but questions linger over its impact on the region and the U.S.-China relationship.
A June 2016 meeting between Xi Jinping and North Korean government officials show that relations are warming between the two nations.
China and Russia enjoy an increasingly close relationship that constitutes more than a partnership but falls short of a full alliance.
The Carnegie Global Dialogue series included four panel discussions that focused on China’s relationships with Russia, the United States, the European Union, and the Middle East respectively.
In a shifting economic and political environment, both China and Latin American countries will have to adjust to new challenges but also seek new opportunities.
Beijing’s peaceful development strategy has not been uniformly successful, and President Xi Jinping’s expansion of it is likely to create unexpected challenges for China and the world.
As China’s world leadership role expands, the country’s strategic approach should be grounded in moral realism.
Chinese leaders have framed the Belt and Road initiative as a way for China to provide public goods to other countries, although a lack of transparency has led some to question China’s motives.
China’s foreign policy evolution is guided in part by principles derived from traditional Chinese culture.