Ian C. Forsyth
Lead Analyst, United States Special Operations Command Pacific (SOCPAC)
Jul 13, 2018
By hosting a two-week defense forum in Beijing, the People’s Republic of China is establishing itself as a key player and partner not just in the economic arena in Africa, but also in the military-diplomatic arena as well. Will this yield positive results for Beijing, and if so, how deep and broad will they ultimately be?
Apr 24, 2018
The PRC’s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) recently announced the so-called “31 Measures” relating to working relations with Taiwanese entities. But how genuine are these offers, and will winning wallets lead to winning hearts and minds, to paraphrase Lyndon Johnson?