China and its Discontents

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The Oil Flows East, Not West

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It’s funny that China is already Saudi Arabia’s biggest customer, because it was the United States who first convinced the Saudis to guarantee oil ¬†with the Chinese in order to gain China’s support for economic sanctions against Iran.

This one sentence was just in a list of unfinished drafts I have for the blog; no links present. Occasionally I’ll start something and never finish, coming back to it months later to find the tidbit was actually interesting.

Written by Will

July 2nd, 2011 at 12:07 am

Posted in China,Foreign Policy

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