Can China Form its Own Alliance? — Simone Gao with Keith Krach | Zooming In China

G7 adopted the U.S.-led proposal Build Back Better World as an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative. But can it compete with China’s investment?
In this episode of Zooming In China, Simone Gao interviews Keith Krach, the under secretary of state responsible for economic diplomacy during the Trump administration. I discussed with him the strategies to deal with the China challenge, what works and what doesn’t.

The U.S. has Strategic Clarity and Tactic Ambiguity about Taiwan. A Conversation between Simone Gao and Miles Yu, Part 2 | Zooming In China

Is Xi Jinping really contemplating taking Taiwan by force in the near future? Is America’s strategy on Taiwan clear? Does America have the ability to protect Taiwan? Can the U.S. and China get along if the CCP is gone? Part two of Simone’s interview with Dr. Miles Yu explores these questions. Dr. Yu is the principal China policy and planning adviser to United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. He is also a professor of military history and modern China at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute.

Is Covid-19 the Result of an Out of Control Gain of Function Experiment Leaked from Lab? | Zooming In

We all know that so far the world has not identified the intermediate host for the virus to jump from bats to humans and become covid-19, China has not identified patient zero either. What does that mean? Is that significant? More importantly, how are these facts possibly related to the gain of function research that’s performed at the Wu Han Institute of Virology? And what exactly is the relationship between the Wuhan p4 lab and the Chinese liberation army.