Past event

Research Event

Which Way Will China Lean on Iran?

Chatham House, London

Asia Programme

Participants

Willem van Kemenade, Senior Fellow, Clingendael, The Netherlands Institute of International Relations
Chair: Kerry Brown, Senior Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House

Overview

The speaker will consider China's perspective regarding the recent multilateral and unilateral sanctions imposed on Iran by the West. He will discuss Iran's desire for greater support from China and how China has tried to balance this with its financial and trade interests in the US.