IR & Foreign Affairs
  • Rouhani's Iraq visit: Old ties with new dynamics
    2019-03-17 Jin Liangxiang
    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani paid a three-day visit to Iraq from March 11 through 13. During his visit, President Rouhani, accompanied by a large commercial delegation, met with the Iraqi President, Prime Minister and a number of dignit... [FULL TEXT]
  • There Will Be No New Cold War
    2018-11-22 Yang jiemian
    The tensions in China-US relations have caught the world's attention since last December. The Trump administration has consistently and systematically launched attacks against China on strategic, economic, diplomatic, and cultural fronts. L... [FULL TEXT]
  • The Belt and Road is a practical platform to build a communi...
    2018-10-18 Yang Jian
    The Tian'en owned by COSCO Shipping Specialized Carriers plows through ice in the East Siberian Sea on its voyage to Europe through the Polar Silk Road on August 20 (XINHUA)After 40 years of reforming and opening up, China draws closer to r... [FULL TEXT]
  • Help African Nations Help Themselves
    2018-09-06 Li Weijian
    The FOCAC summit in Beijing has charted the course for deeper Sino-African cooperation, among which the eight action plans Xi announced would lead to closer collaboration in various fields including trade, infrastructure construction, finan... [FULL TEXT]
  • The New Face of China-Africa Relations
    2018-08-31 Zhang Chun
    The Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled for September will be the third summit of the forum since its inception in 2000. It will mark the first time that two FOCAC summits are held consecutively, follow... [FULL TEXT]
  • Making Developing Countries Beneficiaries of China’s Rise
    2018-09-04 Zhang Chun
    The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) kicked off on September 3, which is a big celebration for the forum’s 18th birthday. This year’s summit brought three big “gifts” to China, Africa and the world.The fi... [FULL TEXT]
  • China and Arab states set to shine together
    2018-07-09 Li Weijian
    Sino-Arab relations not only about oilIt's a misconception that Sino-Arab cooperation is only about oil. As a matter of fact, only a few, such as Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, of the 22 Arab countries and regions export oil to China. The importa... [FULL TEXT]
  • Is New Delhi’s foreign policy biding time and hiding capacit...
    2018-06-15 Liu Zongyi
    In his keynote speech at the 17th Shangri-La Dialogue recently held in Singapore, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasized "freedom of navigation" in the South China Sea and "peaceful settlement of disputes," also criticizing the init... [FULL TEXT]
  • India seeks major power status by pivot to NK
    2018-05-25 Liu Zongyi
    At the invitation of the North Korean government, India's Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh visited Pyongyang last week. His trip surprised international observers, as high-level exchanges have not been seen between the two c... [FULL TEXT]
  • A long road ahead for India–China relations
    2018-05-22 Liu Zongyi
    On 27–28 April 2018, Chinese President Xi Jinping held an informal meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The meeting, which took place just over a month before the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit that Modi has decided t... [FULL TEXT]