I don't know if there's enough oil coming through the pipeline to make both sides happy.
The lesson of Tiananmen is you can to do things to keep order in your own country and the Americans will punish you for it.
The Chinese believe that was a strategic move to stabilize the country,
China for a long time has been trying to get him to think seriously about reforms.
They should figure a strategy to make life more difficult for producers... It might mean China wouldn't have to spend so much.
China finds itself lining up with pariah states -- Sudan, Iran -- states that the United States has said whose behavior is inappropriate and should be sanctioned ... China is there protecting them,