Nicholas Khoo

Nicholas Khoo

Nicholas Khoo is an Associate Professor in the Department of Politics, University of Otago, New Zealand. He is author of the forthcoming book Return to Power: China and East Asia since 1978.

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Opinion | Donald Trump’s impeachment crisis may be China’s latest stroke of luck, blunting the US’ most serious challenge to its rise

Since 1989 the US has repeatedly tried to put pressure on China, only to back down for political reasons. Trump’s challenge to China has surpassed his predecessors’, but his Ukraine scandal may bring it to an early end too.

10 Oct 2019 - 1:35AM

Since 1989 the US has repeatedly tried to put pressure on China, only to back down for political reasons. Trump’s challenge to China has surpassed his predecessors’, but his Ukraine scandal may bring it to an early end too.

Donald Trump’s impeachment crisis may be China’s latest stroke of luck, blunting the US’ most serious challenge to its rise
North Korea’s Kim Jong-un knows how to wield nuclear power, as even Trump has realised