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Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Repercussions for Moldova and the South Caucasus

June 16, 2014 06:00 AM

The Jamestown Foundation invites you to attend a conference exploring the profound effect the Russia-Ukraine conflict has had on Moldova and the South Caucasus. Our panelists will examine current...


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Anti-Privilege Campaign Hits the Chinese Middle Class

September 10, 2014

On September 4, China’s State Council announced a series of ambitious and wide-reaching reforms of the Chinese college admissions system, designed to increase fairness and reduce pressure on China’s high school students. China’s...

Category: In a Fortnight, China Brief, Home Page, Domestic/Social, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Reclaiming Deng’s Legacy from Liberals

August 22, 2014

Celebrating reform-era leader Deng Xiaoping’s 110th birthday two days early on August 20, China’s leaders sought to harness his legacy for today’s politics by claiming him as a socialist and a uniquely Chinese thinker. While Deng...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Elite, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Home Page

Zhou’s Fall About Institutions, Not Personalities

July 31, 2014

On Tuesday, Chinese official media confirmed the long-anticipated arrest of Zhou Yongkang (Xinhua, July 29). Zhou, a former member of the Politboro Standing Committee and head of China’s state security apparatus, is the first...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Elite, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Xi Woos Modi With ‘Peace Through Development’ Approach

July 17, 2014

On July 14, Chinese President Xi Jinping became the second national leader to meet newly elected Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (who has paid a state visit to Bhutan), beating Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in an...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Foreign Policy, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, India, South Asia, Home Page

Breaking Western Monopolies: Chinese Military Innovation Bearing Fruit

July 17, 2014

On July 10, several Chinese news outlets announced that China had taken an important step towards achieving “self-reliance” (zizhu baozhang) through the “breaking” (dapo) of a foreign monopoly on military-use computer airborne...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Military/Security, Economics, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

On Party’s Birthday, Promises of a Continued Purge

July 3, 2014

On the 93rd anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), General Secretary Xi Jinping highlighted his campaign to fight corruption and improve cadres’ “work style,” making it the focus of a speech delivered...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Elite, China and the Asia-Pacific, China

Legal Reform and the Mass Line: The ‘Socialist Rule of Law’ With A Human Face?

June 19, 2014

On Monday, June 16, Chinese state media announced plans to launch pilot judicial reform programs in six provinces, experimenting with changes that will centralize control of the judiciary at the provincial level. According to an...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Domestic/Social, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, Home Page

‘A Clash of Security Concepts’: China’s Effort to Redefine Security

June 4, 2014

If there was any doubt, last week’s Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore made it clear that China is unhappy with the behavior of the United States in Asia. Following speeches by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. Defense...

Category: China Brief, In a Fortnight, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, China and the Asia-Pacific, China, South China Sea

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