China-US Foreign Policy | CHINA US Focus - Part 13

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China and North Korea: The Odd Couple Lives On, Frenemies Forever?

Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute

After a brief historical characterization of the relationship between China and North Korea, Doug Bandow assesses the effect of the ouster of Jang Song-taek on the oftentimes-strained relationship between China and North Korea.

Obama’s Strategic Dilemma

Chen Jimin, Assistant Research Fellow, CPC Party School

Chen Jimin uses President Obama’s West Point commencement speech to serve as the springboard for a discussion about the structural dilemmas the United States faces with regard to its foreign policy. According to Jimin, there exist four structural difficulties, and dedicates the bulk of his essay to fleshing them out.

Common Grounds for China-U.S. Cooperation in Africa

Wang Hongyi, Associate Research Fellow, CIIS

Wang Hongyi asserts that there is an urgent need for China and the United States to coordinate on African affairs, and the trilateral cooperation has become a core issue of rapidly accelerating interactions with Africa.

Obama at West Point: The Limits of American Exceptionalism

Mel Gurtov, Editor-in-Chief, Asian Perspective

Obama at West Point: The Limits of American Exceptionalism

In light of President Obama’s address at West Point, Mel Gurtov discusses various aspect of the speech and analyzes its implications on U.S. foreign policy.

How the Obama Administration is Losing Trust in Asia

Stephen Harner, Former US State Department Official

Two recent foreign policy actions by the United States set a dangerous tone for the Obama administration’s strategy in the Asia-Pacific and threaten the stability of Sino-U.S. relations, warns Stephen Harner.

Major Power Relations: Alliance and Interaction

Chen Yonglong, Director, China Foundation for Int'l Studies

Chen Yonglong warns that the United States’ obsession with Cold War power-play scenarios could lead to a dangerous backlash by Russia, China and other regional powers as Beijing and Moscow enter a new strategic partnership.

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