China is eyeing Afghanistan’s mineral wealth and PLA media villainises India as Xi inspects LAC troops ahead of Chinese New Year
A weekly recap of my latest work

January 2022

A short list of books and papers on China (and Tibet)

August 2021

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Xi to promote "common prosperity" — Wang Yang in Lhasa — Asia Communique is evolving!
China’s embrace of Taliban — China's tech crackdown to continue — Power grab at WHO
Explaining China's tech crackdown — Olympics and China — India and China create buffer zone at Gogra
Xi’s Tibet visit and Blinken in Delhi — India and China hold 12th round of border talks — China's education sector crackdown — CCTV Military Reports

July 2021

China’s mega technology regulation — Modi wishes Dalai Lama, China stays mum — China's crackdown on LGBTQ social media accounts — CCTV military reports
Xi's speech hints at continuity — Missile silos in Gansu province — China's crackdown on Didi — leaked letter exchanged by Imran Khan and Li Keqiang…

June 2021

Chinese Communist Party's centenary celebrations — Tibet military developments
China sends a message on Galwan anniversary — Guangdong nuclear plant leak — Trade network disrupted in Southern China — CCTV military reports