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Peter Lee

There was one word missing from Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani’s speech at the “Heart of Asia” conference at Amritsar concerning Afghan security and Pakistan.  So let me say it: ChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChina The last few...

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Emanuele Scimia

Tension is running high across the Strait of Taiwan amid a diplomatic tit-for-tat between China and Taipei’s government. Beijing appears determined to downgrade the international projection of the island nation, now...

Carly O'Connell

Many Westerners have a misguided or oversimplified perception of Chinese students as highly disciplined but uncreative math-whizzes. Yet lack of creativity was not the biggest problem I encountered during my year...

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Peter Lee

News of the Trump/Tsai Ing-wen phone convo exploded into the mediasphere on Friday night and learned and unlearned predictions of dire consequences raged for a good four hours until the PRC...