April 17, 2014

Xi Dreams of Shaking Slumbering China

Jon Fenby, Financial Times

The Associated Press

Events in Ukraine have provided an early test of China’s new foreign policy set-up. While global attention is focused on President Vladimir Putin’s trial of strength with Kiev and the west, what Beijing does in the coming weeks will reveal whether the Xi administration is ready and able to engage with a situation that could either embarrass it or open the potential for economic and foreign policy gains.

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