All posts by Andrea Varchi

Why China is investing differently in the Middle East

China has invested along the New Silk Road, but its early development projects will also cover the Middle East. For this region, the Beijing government created a new model of development, taking advantage of the new US isolation.

/ 2 February 2017

Repression of the Uighurs in China: Religious or political issue?

The Chinese authorities launched a strong campaign against terrorism, with several restrictions to discriminate Muslims. The reason that led China to suppress much of the Uyghurs' freedom is not an aversion to Islam. Instead, its phobia is towards the threat...

/ 11 January 2017