Sino File by Cary Huang
The China-Russia challenge to the US-led West has hit a BRICS wall
- With economic woes hitting all members of the bloc bar India, some are questioning its relevance
- Even among members, Beijing and Moscow’s attempts to switch focus to geopolitics is sowing division
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.