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Isabel Hilton

Xi Jinping’s alternative world vision

China is trying to re-shape globalisation to its own ends. What does Beijing want – and what does it need?

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China’s age-old problem

The forecast population decline in China could spell the end of its dream of power and prosperity

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China turns inwards

For Beijing’s leaders, globalisation is no longer an opportunity but a weapon

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Taiwan, the island mired in the sands of history

Chinese military drills around Taiwan raised tensions and rattled nerves around the world. But would they really invade?

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Calling time on the bromance of Putin and Xi?

Xi Jinping once called Vladimir Putin his best friend. But is their relationship cooling as he realises how much his country stands to lose over Ukraine?

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Xi Jinping: The Chairman of a country and a new Cultural Revolution

As he sabre-rattles over Taiwan, tests a hypersonic weapon and snubs COP26, Xi Jinping’s real plan for his country is a rebooted Maoism.

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