he UnitedStates’ intense engagement in Taiwan in order to curb China, with which it competes not to lose its global leadership, encircling the latter in the Indo-Pacific, attracts the close attention of the entire world.
French President Macron's visit to China revealed cracks in the European standpoint, as some players were forced to fend for themselves, refusing to become mere followers of the UnitedStates, even if the latter provided the continent's security for decades.
Rumbles of Thunder demonstrates that claims of a “rising China” catching up and overtaking the UnitedStates are alarmist, and Chan predicts that American structural advantages will endure for some time to come.
Khan’s tilt towards Russia and China, and the denial of air bases to the UnitedStates, which was looking to maintain a presence in the region after the withdrawal from Afghanistan, angered the Biden administration.
The UnitedStates, uncomfortable with Ankara's shift away from Washington's line, especially in its Middle East policy, has intensified its pressure on Turkey, while Ankara, to balance these pressures, has turned to cooperation with countries such as Russia within the framework of its multidimensional foreign policy approach.
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China and Russia on the rise
In recent years, China and Russia have expanded their presence in Africa, raising the concerns of European countries and the UnitedStates.
The oil crisis of the 1970s showed that governments and outside actors can intervene in the markets, and the UnitedStates and its Western allies began to search for alternative energy supplies other than those imported.
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