The collapse of the Soviet Union allowed the US to become the sole hegemon with the capability of influencing global affairs. In the last 25 years Washington has taken considerable efforts to shape global politics through a wide range of political, economic and military tools.
Vladimir Putin's military intervention is less about defeating Isis than about establishing himself as the ultimate counter-revolutionary leader.
Hungary has become the first EU country to join China's flagship initiative, which aims to revitalise a historic trade route between Europe and the Far East.
CNN recently got exclusive access to a U.S. Navy surveillance plane on a secret mission near China, where they flew over a string of man-made islands.
China proposed Wednesday to build an economic corridor linking China, Mongolia and Russia.
Il presidente russo ha approvato il progetto di offrire terreni gratuiti a tutti coloro che intendono ricolonizzare l'Oriente russo ed avviare una fattoria o altre attività. Homestead Act for Russian Far East - Putin supports free land handout, RT, 19 gennaio 2015 I media cinesi prevedono che la legge sulla ricolonizzazione favorirà la migrazione cinese