By Roie Yellinek, December 27, 2017
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BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 699, December 27, 2017
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Like media elsewhere around the world, Chinese newspapers – which express the positions of the central government in Beijing – had much to say on the matter of President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel. The Chinese responses cast light on two areas: Israeli-Chinese relations and Chinese foreign policy towards the greater Middle East.