10 august 2020

The Prospects of a China-Iran Axis

warontherocks.com

What will ties between China and Iran look like in the future? A recently leaked draft of a partnership agreement between Beijing and Tehran may provide some insight. The document outlines a framework for increased Chinese investment in Iran, strategic cooperation, and Iran’s integration in China’s Belt and Road Initiative. The potential agreement has rattled some in Washington , stoking concerns that America’s assertive foreign policy has solidified a dangerous alliance between key, [...]