Ukraine invasion: did China known about Putin’s plans, or was Beijing tricked?

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Ukraine invasion: did China known about Putin’s plans, or was Beijing tricked?

As Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters its second week, with mounting casualties and little sign of an immediate ceasefire, many China watchers are scratching their heads about Beijing’s role in the lead-up to the assault.For China, which appears to have been caught off guard, a lot is at stake behind the question and there are few good answers.It remains unclear if – or how much – Beijing knew about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s plans, despite Washington claims that China was informed of…

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