China eyes Global South, not West, to expand influence: expert
Yale's Moritz Rudolf says U.S. should boost diplomacy to unaligned countries
China recently mediated a deal between Iran and Saudi Arabia for restoring diplomatic ties. (Saudi Press Agency via Reuters)
WASHINGTON -- China recently mediated a deal between Iran and Saudi Arabia for restoring diplomatic ties, and Beijing also shows eagerness to be the peacemaker for Russia's war in Ukraine.
What is China's aim in doing so, and what does it mean for American diplomatic strategy?
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