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Russia and China's anti-West partnership threatens global order

Military drills later this year offer touchstone to the rising powers' intentions

Soldiers from China's People's Liberation Army march during the Victory Day Parade at Red Square in Moscow on June 24, 2020.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Relations between China and Russia are about to enter a new phase.

Sometimes called "opportunistic partners," the neighbors have shown signs that they are beginning to form a united front, with their foreign ministers repeatedly criticizing the United States.

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