February 8, 2012

Beijing Finds Vulnerable Ally in Berlin

Jian Junbo, Asia Times

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to China highlights a significant warming of relations as the countries find common ground on issues ranging from the eurozone crisis to Libya. However, China is concerned that an easing of economic troubles will see Berlin and Europe betray Beijing's vision of a multipolar world and return to the high ground over human rights and democracy. - Jian Junbo (Feb 7, '12)
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