June 20, 2014

China and America: Passive-Aggressive Powers

Ian Bremmer, Reuters

The Associated Press

Xi Jinping and Barack Obama want to have their foreign policy cake and eat it, too. For both leaders, international engagement isn’t top of mind: they want to downplay their global leadership roles in order to focus on more pressing concerns at home.

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TAGGED: U.S. Foreign Policy, Barack Obama, Xi Jinping, United States, China

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