One Belt One Road (OBOR)

China Launches ‘Belt and Road’ Research Center in Egypt

China on Sunday inaugurated a research center in Cairo, Egypt, affiliated with Beijing’s ambitious multi-trillion dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) that the United States believes is being used as a predatory lending practices vehicle to bury nations across the continent in debt and undermine their sovereignty.

The Giza pyramids on the outskirts of Cairo

Pentagon: China to Expand Military Bases in Pakistan, Other Allied Countries

China will “most likely” try to expand its military footprint in countries that share Beijing’s strategic interests and have long been considered its ally, namely Pakistan, as the communist country increases its “power projection into the Indian Ocean,” reports the Pentagon in an annual report to the U.S. Congress.

China's military shows off their latest missiles during the National Day parade celebrating 60 years of communist rule on October 1, 2009 in Beijing. As the year and first decade of the 21st century comes to an end and China's diplomatic and economic power rises, the West seems to have …