What the Mainland Media Say by Cary Huang
China, Russia's warmer ties a 'marriage of convenience'
Both giant nations realise they need to set aside their differences to counter the global dominance of the United States
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.