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A New World Order, According to Beijing

After seven decades of liberal order and three decades of American unipolarity, it may be difficult to imagine that the current rules-based international system, supported by liberal norms and values and organised around a set of multilateral institutions, could eventually give way to something radically different. But in Beijing, political and intellectual elites have engaged in intense discussions about building a new world order.

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Frank Jüris on Vikerraadio: Hongkong Protesters Demand Withdrawal of the Extradition Bill and Investigation of Police Violence

One of the demands of the protesters in Hongkong is for ex-con chief, Carrie Lam, to withdraw the extradition law that brought the people to the streets in the first place. “So far, Lam has said that the bill is dead, but the protests are not pleased with the usage of a non-legal term that does not carry any judicial weight,” Frank Jüris, junior fellow of the Estonian Foreign Policy Institute of ICDS commented on Vikerraadio (Estonian Public Broadcasting) on 15 August.

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Frank Jüris to ERR: China Is Trying to Control and Limit Hongkong Civil Society

Protests in Hongkong are part of ongoing long-lasting process, where China is trying to control and limit Hongkong civil society, which is protecting the civil rights of its citizens and special status of Hongkong under the “One country, two systems” principal, Frank Jüris, junior research fellow of the Estonian Foreign Policy Institute of ICDS commented in ETV (Estonian Public Broadcasting, ERR) programme “Ringvaade” on 13 August.

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Frank Jüris on Kuku Radio: China Has Found Ways How To Evade the US Posed Tariffs

“China has found ways how to evade the US posed tariffs. One example of it is using the method of transhipment, where Chinese produced goods are first imported to South East Asian countries, where they are given the final touch before reaching the destination market in the US,” Frank Jüris, junior research fellow of the Estonian Foreign Policy Institute at ICDS commented the US-China trade war on Kuku radio.

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