Headlines: * Divisions Grow Among NATO Members over Support for Ukraine * Zionist President Receives Pakistani Delegation * 10 Pacific Nations Rebuff China Security Pact Divisions Grow Among NATO Members over Support for Ukraine European officials told The Wall Street Journal that divisions between NATO members on how much support to provide Ukraine have been growing in recent […]
Details: * New Chinese Initiative to engage with Pacific Island States * Erdogan under US Pressure to Accept Sweden and Finland in NATO New Chinese Initiative to engage with Pacific Island States According to The Guardian: The leak of a sweeping economic and security pact revealed China is hoping to sign up 10 Pacific countries […]
On 9 January 2022, the embattled Sri Lankan President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, during a meeting with the Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi in Colombo, requested the lightening of interest-based debt repayments to China. Over the last decade China has lent Sri Lanka over $5 billion for highways, ports, an airport and a coal power plant, as […]
Headlines: • Taliban say They Control 85pc of Afghanistan • Chinese FM to Visit Central Asia on SCO Mission for Afghan Peace • US says Shared Interests with Pakistan Go Beyond Afghanistan Taliban say They Control 85pc of Afghanistan Taliban officials said on Friday the insurgent group had taken control of 85 per cent of […]
Headlines: • US Pullout from Afghanistan a Test for Pakistan, Other Neighbours • We are not Special’: How Triumphalism Led India to Covid-19 Disaster • U.S., Russia, China Poke Each Other at U.N. Security Council • Biden Supports Ongoing Oppression and Eviction of Palestinians • Yemen, Afghanistan
Question: The new US administration headed by Biden began attacking China and Russia, and at the same time it began to strengthen partnerships and revive old alliances with some countries. What is America’s policy towards these two countries in particular, and what are its goals? Is this administration different from the previous one?