If China wants a national rejuvenation, it will need to focus on how to expand its influence through diplomatic and peaceful means, while avoiding any military confrontation. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Xi Jinping should know that China’s rejuvenation must be peaceful, or it won’t happen at all

Andrei Lungu says that China’s president will have to use his considerable powers and influence over the Communist Party to seek diplomatic solutions and compromises in times of crisis, because armed confrontation could derail his grand plans 

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If China wants a national rejuvenation, it will need to focus on how to expand its influence through diplomatic and peaceful means, while avoiding any military confrontation. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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