Beijing's renewed resolve : treading the path of peaceful development
Ho, Benjamin Tze Ern
Oh, Ei Sun
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The announcement by Chinese president-designate Xi Jin Ping that Beijing would never compromise its security interests raised concerns that China would adopt an increasingly aggressive posture in international diplomacy. China's preoccupation with domestic affairs, however, suggests Beijing's purusit of peaceful international relations for the foreseeable future.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 036-13