16 august 2018

China’s Europe Policy Poses a Challenge to EU Cohesion


Xi Jinping has a global vision for China and has centralized foreign policy around himself and the CCP. In this six-part blog series, MERICS researchers take a closer look at the (new) setup of China’s foreign policy leadership, institutions, budget, and personnel – as well as on its policy approach to Europe. This is part 6; see part 1 of the series here . In the run-up to the latest 16+1 Summit in Sofia in July 2018, China’s Prime Minister Li Keqiang went to great pains to explain that the [...]