Tag Archives: China

Looking at China’s Foreign and Security Policies

Many international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have located their headquarters in Stockholm. One of these is SIPRI, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. Last Friday SIPRI sponsored a half-day presentation by scholars from China, Finland, and the USA entitled China and Global … Continue reading

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Quick! What’s the Ninth Largest Country in Area?

Wrong! (Probably). Why am I asking you this? Because a few months ago, while visiting Johannes & Anna in Uppsala, Eva and I met a married couple who came to Sweden a number of years ago, one from Moscow and … Continue reading

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