For most observers of the unfolding trade war between the United States and China, the casus belli is the convergence of China’s unfair trade practices with...
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un says the United States will pay a “thousandfold for all the heinous crimes” it has committed against his country.
The relatively sudden death of Liu Xiaobo, the imprisoned Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, amounted to a great loss.
When U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership this past January, many observers saw that decision as a boon...
The Cold War ended in December 1991, when the Soviet Union disintegrated.
Official Chinese media are having a field day touting the dysfunction of Western democracies.
The abolition of China’s 35-year-old one-child policy closes one of the darkest chapters in the country’s history.
Distinguishing diplomatic rhetoric from official policy is never easy. But it is especially difficult in China, where the government’s actions so often fail...
When the Soviet Union imploded in 1991, the Communist Party of China became obsessed with understanding why.
Politics has a nasty habit of surprising us – especially in a country like China, where there is little transparency and a lot of intrigue.