søndag 7. april 2013

Where the Yangtze meets the Congo

Xi Jinping's first trip abroad as president started in Russia, China's geopolitically ally and indispensable partner in countering United States hegemony. His eight-day journey, which started on March 22, then took him to Africa, an increasingly vital source of the raw materials and investment opportunities needed by China's growing economy, wrires Brendan P O'Reilly, a China-based writer and educator from Seattle. Read more