5 March 2019
by BEN WESTCOTT
The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has grown and modernized rapidly since China reopened to the world in the 1980s, but under Xi that pace has accelerated with a focus on fighting and winning future wars.
Xi has also embarked on a massive internal reorganization of the PLA, streamlining the organization...
21 January 2019
by ERIN DUNNE
That China’s economic ambitions are tied to its national interest, including military power, isn’t surprising: That’s been the subtext of the ongoing trade dispute between Washington and Beijing since it began. That doesn’t make it any less troubling to see the link between unfair economic policies and the development...