Tag: #FutureChoice

China’s “Strategic Silence” on the Poland-Belarus Border Crisis

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. At the beginning of December, Belarusian ruler Alexander Lukashenko signed Directive No.9, a law aimed...

The Sino-Lithuanian Diplomatic Standoff Escalates

One year after entering office with a promise of an ambitious values-based foreign policy, the Lithuanian government is indeed creating ripples on the global stage.  Most prominently, Vilnius’ decision to leave China’s 17+1 format...

Hungary-China Relations: Is it Time for a Change?

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. In the past decade, the CEE region has often been singled out for cozy ties...

EU Indo-Pacific Strategy Under the Shadow of the AUKUS

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. The unveiling of the long-awaited Indo-Pacific strategy by EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell was...

Russia Clouds CEE’s China Temptation: Chinese Views on Nord Stream 2

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. The recent agreement on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline reached between the US and ...

After Pelješac, China and Croatia Eye a New Bridge Project

This article is the fourth in a series of articles published under the Future CHOICE initiative. "With great joy I can say that Croatia is connected," Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković, announced. "We have achieved a...

Does the European Green Deal Really Rely on China?

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. Still dealing with the heavy blow dealt by the COVID-19 pandemic, the EU has sought...

How China Policy Challenges the German Greens

This article is part of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. Despite some recent turbulence, the Greens look set to shake up the German political status...

What’s Left in the West: China’s Short and Long-term Gains in Italy

This article is the first of a series of articles authored by young, aspiring China scholars under the Future CHOICE initiative. As the first European country hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, Italy has clearly...