Do Russia or China Have ‘Limited’ or ‘Unlimited’ Political Goals?

Riddle me this: does a contender intent on overthrowing the international system harbor “limited” or “unlimited” political goals? This may sound like an idle exercise in academic hairsplitting. Far from it. In fact, the answer could clarify the stakes in embattled zones like the Black Sea or the South China Sea and suggest how the … Continue reading Do Russia or China Have ‘Limited’ or ‘Unlimited’ Political Goals?