China, Russia Strong Allies But Equally Strong Rivals – Expert Analysis

A joint Tajik-Chinese military exercise in a Tajik region bordering on China‚Äôs troubled north-western region of Xinjiang suggests that increased Chinese-Russian military cooperation has not eroded gradually mounting rivalry in Central Asia, long viewed by Moscow as its backyard. The exercise, the second in three years, coupled with the building by China of border guard … Continue reading China, Russia Strong Allies But Equally Strong Rivals – Expert Analysis