Behind China’s Warning Against a Russian Invasion Is a Desire to Protect Ties With the U.S.

China’s additional express warnings in new times from a Russian invasion of Ukraine clearly show how Beijing is walking a tightrope, making an attempt to create up a partnership with the Kremlin while preventing its romantic relationship with Washington from turning out to be outright hostile.

A shared desire in confronting the U.S. has driven the China-Russia partnership to its closest position considering the fact that the early several years of the Cold War seven decades ago.