Mathieu Duchatel

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Opinion | How China is relying on Russia to achieve ‘strategic stability’ with the US

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that a shared ambition to change the international order and a concern for the nuclear balance of power with the US are helping China get what it needs from Russia.

13 Oct 2019 - 10:09PM

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that a shared ambition to change the international order and a concern for the nuclear balance of power with the US are helping China get what it needs from Russia.

How China is relying on Russia to achieve ‘strategic stability’ with the US
Opinion | How China is positioning its counterterrorism forces to play a greater role

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that China is not creating military options for deterrence purposes or psychological warfare only. Military action in the name of counterterrorism is plausible in the years ahead.

31 Aug 2019 - 10:28PM

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that China is not creating military options for deterrence purposes or psychological warfare only. Military action in the name of counterterrorism is plausible in the years ahead.

How China is positioning its counterterrorism forces to play a greater role
Opinion | While weighing 5G security risks, France predicts it can manage Huawei without banning it

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that the French government is creating a regulatory environment that helps reduce its vulnerability to foreign intelligence collection.

28 Jul 2019 - 10:13PM

Mathieu Duchâtel writes that the French government is creating a regulatory environment that helps reduce its vulnerability to foreign intelligence collection.

While weighing 5G security risks, France predicts it can manage Huawei without banning it
Opinion | Europe-China political unity still far off despite Xi Jinping’s nimble diplomacy on tour

Mathieu Duchatel writes that Chinese diplomacy worked in Rome with a divided Italy and in Paris with a Franco-German-EU coalition, but the problem of a lack of a political engine for Europe-China cooperation remained unsolved.

30 Mar 2019 - 10:57PM

Mathieu Duchatel writes that Chinese diplomacy worked in Rome with a divided Italy and in Paris with a Franco-German-EU coalition, but the problem of a lack of a political engine for Europe-China cooperation remained unsolved.

Europe-China political unity still far off despite Xi Jinping’s nimble diplomacy on tour
Opinion | Why China must get North Korea to lower its demands for sanctions relief in nuclear talks

Mathieu Duchatel writes that ‘dramatic shifts’ in Xi Jinping’s North Korea policy emerged during the failed Trump-Kim talks in Hanoi.

9 Mar 2019 - 8:18PM

Mathieu Duchatel writes that ‘dramatic shifts’ in Xi Jinping’s North Korea policy emerged during the failed Trump-Kim talks in Hanoi.

Why China must get  North Korea to lower its demands for sanctions relief in nuclear talks
Opinion | EU-China relations face a bumpy road in the year ahead

Just as Europe becomes more restrictive, Beijing seeks to lower barriers for hi-tech acquisitions in a sign of an increasing mismatch between the European Union and China.

5 Jan 2019 - 10:47PM

Just as Europe becomes more restrictive, Beijing seeks to lower barriers for hi-tech acquisitions in a sign of an increasing mismatch between the European Union and China.

EU-China relations face a bumpy road in the year ahead
Opinion | How China’s reluctance to expand a fragile ‘rules-based order’ weakens its trust with Europe

Mathieu Duchatel writes that China’s unwillingness to broaden a commitment with other countries to follow agreed rules contradicts its pro-multilateral governance narrative.

1 Dec 2018 - 10:42PM

Mathieu Duchatel writes that China’s unwillingness to broaden a commitment with other countries to follow agreed rules contradicts its pro-multilateral governance narrative.

How China’s reluctance to expand a fragile ‘rules-based order’ weakens its trust with Europe
How the French military’s ‘political messengers’ are countering Beijing in the South China Sea
Naval drill row signals rough seas ahead for China-US military ties
Will China listen to EU on infrastructure plan’s perceived pitfalls in free trade and competition?
China’s military build-up may be a game changer for European arms transfers
How will China handle European disenchantment?
Opinion: EU should host US-China contingency talks on North Korean nuclear crisis
How a humanitarian naval mission is boosting China’s global ambitions
Small steps, not great leap forward key to future EU, China ties
Opinion: what Macron’s victory in French presidential election means for China
Trump trade reset gives China and Europe opportunity to rebalance relations