Kevin Rudd writes in Foreign Affairs: How Xi Jinping Views the World

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How Xi Jinping Views the World The Core Interests That Shape China’s Behavior By Kevin Rudd  Much has been written on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s remarkable consolidation of political power since he took office five years ago. But an equally important question for the international community to consider is how Xi views the world—and what that means for how […]

Kevin Rudd writes in The New York Times: “What the West Doesn’t Get About Xi Jinping”

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By Kevin Rudd The article was originally published in The New York Times on 20 March 2018. The recent decision by China’s National People’s Congress to abolish term limits for the office of the president has sent shock waves through the West: Xi Jinping, the current officeholder, is suddenly being described as a new Confucian […]

Kevin Rudd speaks to the US Military Academy West Point: Understanding China’s Rise Under Xi Jinping

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UNDERSTANDING CHINA’S RISE UNDER XI JINPING   THE HONOURABLE KEVIN RUDD 26TH PRIME MINISTER OF AUSTRALIA PRESIDENT OF THE ASIA SOCIETY POLICY INSTITUTE   ADDRESS TO CADETS UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT MONDAY 5 MARCH 2018   Next week marks the 216th anniversary of the founding of the West Point Military Academy. Its founding […]