Parliamentary elections in Belarus could see a minor compositional change in the Lower House of Parliament
- Daily Brief
- November 17, 2019
If China renegotiates Malaysia’s debt, it could cause a cascade of demands from other countries.
Beijing’s slow-burning ambition to control the strategic sea appears to be a nearing completion.
The president has commenced his second term with the former anticorruption tsar as his deputy.
Beijing could use civilian control techniques in the west as a template for its policies in the east.
A focus on short-term gains may lead to blowback for Beijing and Russia’s state-owned oil company.
Xi is hastening military reforms by ousting officers who may oppose his joint force vision.
This week’s high-profile gathering will be the greatest test yet of President Xi Jinping’s leadership.
In trying to escape Australia’s neocolonial attitudes, Pacific nations may become indebted to China.
China and Russia champion ‘cyber sovereignty’ but the idea may collapse under its economic weight.
Beijing’s blue water naval ambitions are taking hold in the Indian Ocean region.
Armed conflict is unlikely but New Delhi and Beijing won’t reach an accord anytime soon.
China’s cooperation with ASEAN for a code of conduct is a stalling tactic—and it’s working.