Minxin Pei

For Minxin Pei's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Beijing's perilous Taiwan policy

Commentary / World Jan 15, 2019

Beijing's perilous Taiwan policy

The unfolding geopolitical contest between China and the United States has been described by many as a new cold war. If it ever becomes a hot one, the flash point could be Taiwan, owing in large part to Chinese policy toward the island. China's government ...

China's 'double-freeze' con

Commentary / World Aug 15, 2017

China's 'double-freeze' con

By raising the double-freeze solution, China put the ball in America's court, and placed the onus for resolving the crisis squarely on Trump's shoulders.