The 2016 G20 summit which will convene on September 4, in Hangzhou, capital of East China`s Zhejiang Province, is arguably an event of great magnitude for China to present its leadership role in global affairs.
China and the US indeed have large space to avoid confrontation and expand cooperation, but this depends on high-quality strategic communication. Now it is a critical juncture where Beijing and Washington must show strategic restraint to each other.
The Group of 20 (G20) 2016 summit will be held in September in Hangzhou, East China`s Zhejiang Province. At a time of global economic downturn, rising international geopolitical conflicts and frequent crises, whether the summit can be a success is a concern not only for international relations circles, but people who care about China`s development.
The system is designed to monitor the enemy`s ballistic missiles, in order to intercept and shoot down missiles. THAAD is only a defense system, but in war, the best offense needs the best defense behind it.
Tension in the South China Sea does not necessarily mean an impasse. If think tanks and political circles of both China and the United States could realize the importance of disparities management and control, frank strategic dialogues, prudent thinking, and consensus seeking, along with the proceeding of substantial academic exchange, would have a positive effect on the South China Sea tensions and U.S.-China relationship.
The China-Japan-South Korea trilateral free trade talks have shown signs of critical progress, laying the groundwork for the creation of a common market between the three pivotal Asian economies.
The commitments made by China to UN Millennium Development Goals marked the begining of a new eara of intensive presence of China.