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May 2020

Open Thread: What Is The Future Of The Silk Road? Q&A With Plamen TonchevOur Q&A open thread topic this week is about the future of the Belt and Road and China-EU relations and our guest is Plamen Tonchev, who has bee…
Open Thread: Traveling The Silk Road With Charles StevensPicture this: some random university student from the UK decides that for his summer break he’s going to take an expedition along the New Silk R…
Part 1 of an ongoing topic.

April 2020

Will we still be talking about the New Silk Road when this is over?
And a question for subscribers.
Silk Road Q&A Open Thread: How To Travel The New Silk RoadIt’s time for another Silk Road Q&A open thread. Rather than having this Q&A session be just for Friday, let’s extend it out through the weekend…
The Silk Road is about the countries in the middle. Always has been, always will be.
A Silk Road story on the Kazakh / China border.
What happened this week along the New Silk Road
Silk Road Q&A Open Thread: Wade Shepard, On The New Silk Road AuthorIt’s Friday, and time for our next Q&A open thread. I am fielding questions again this week, as our intended guest was not able to make it. As w…
Fake news can have a real impact.