Illustrations: Craig Stephens
Illustrations: Craig Stephens
Raffaello Pantucci
Opinion

Opinion

Raffaello Pantucci

Why China won’t lose sleep over Russian troops in Kazakhstan

  • Suggestions of China-Russia rivalry for power in Central Asia miss the mark. In reality, while both are active in the region, their roles are more complementary than competitive
  • Russia is the de facto provider of security guarantees, while China is the economic opportunity everyone wants to tap

Illustrations: Craig Stephens
Illustrations: Craig Stephens
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