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Is EU ready to confront the dragon?

In March, the European Commission issued a statement that China is an “economic competitor” and a “systematic rival.” This announcement came with China’s growing economic involvements in Europe, as demonstrated by Italy’s accession into the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Despite the commission’s statement, the European Union remains susceptible to Chinese influence. Considering the nature […]