Energy shifts, geo-economic shifts, and the world will shift. Its hard to determine what will happen politically to the global politics in the East, “China also has a tendency of not caring much what kind of regime it works with – as long as it can use them to meet its energy needs.”
Two of the biggest news stories of the week have been growing tensions between Iran and Israel, and Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s five-day tour of the U.S. to bolster relationships between the two nations, which have taken a hit in recent months due to trade and currency posturing. While there’s been plenty of commentary on both issues, these two stories are crucially related in a way that most of the press hasn’t explored.
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