Asymmetry in US-Russia-China triangle

US-China dialogue in Anchorage, Alaska on March 16, 2021   The privilege of posing the first question to the Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the customary press conference  last Sunday on the margins of the 13th National People’s Congress in Beijing went to the Tass correspondent. The extraordinary gesture,  dripping with symbolism, …

The Sino-Russian Alliance Comes of Age — Part 3

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) signed the statements on the “comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination for a new era” and on “strengthening contemporary global strategic stability”, Moscow, June 5, 2019 The first part of the three-part essay is here. The second part is here.  Discourse of shared legacies  The …