Here at our CUSEF blog, we share news, updates and stories about China and the United States. We provide more than a cursory glimpse of what’s going on between the two powers - here, we offer an in-depth look into their current state of affairs.

CUSEF Express

CUSEF Express - January 21, 2022

Daily highlights of developments that affect China and the U.S.
Daily highlights of developments that affect China and the U.S.

Prosecutors Dropped Case of Gang Chen

The U.S. Federal prosecutors have dropped the case against Gang Chen, a Chinese-born mechanical engineering scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Chen was arrested in January 2021 for concealing his posts in Chinese government institutions. The charge was a part of the China Initiative, an anti-espionage effort under the Trump administration.

U.S. and Russia Talk Again on Ukraine

Eleven days after the talks between Russia and U.S. delegations in Geneva, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet today in the same city to make a last-ditch bid to seek a solution over Ukraine. The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) welcomes the meeting despite Blinken’s hard line ahead of the talks.

China and Russia Block Sanctions on North Korean

China and Russia on Thursday delayed a U.S. effort at the UN to impose sanctions on five North Koreans after Pyongyang signaled to resume nuclear and long-range missile tests. The two countries said they were seeking more information on the case. 

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive updates on U.S. - China relations.

Your May Also Like
CUSEF Express
CUSEF Express - May 23, 2022
CUSEF Express
CUSEF Express - May 20, 2022
What We’re Reading
Celebrating Asian Americans Throughout The Month of May