It remains to be seen how much China will enforce the agreement given its dislike of confrontation, but that matters less than others engaging with Beijing. The world order is shifting and the West needs to find a better way to answer the offer Beijing is putting on the table than simply dismissing it.
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Thai PM orders parliament’s dissolution as elections loom
Prayuth Chan-Ocha has submitted a decree to disband the House of Representatives for royal endorsement …