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آسيا الصينية؟

كليرمونت ــ إن التمييز بين الخطاب الدبلوماسي والسياسة الرسمية ليس بالأمر السهل على الإطلاق. ولكنه أمر بالغ الصعوبة بشكل خاص في الصين، حيث تفشل أفعال الحكومة غالباً في مضاهاة تصريحاتها. ولهذا فمن الجدير بنا أن نتساءل ما إذا كان أحدث شعار تبناه المسؤولون الصينيون ــ "آسيا للآسيويين" ــ مجرد موقف قومي للاستهلاك المحلي أو هو بالفعل إشارة إلى تحول سياسي حقيقي.

كانت الإشارة الأكثر رسمية لشعار "آسيا للآسيويين" في مايو/أيار، خلال الكلمة الرئيسية التي ألقاها الرئيس شي جين بينج في مؤتمر "التفاعل وتدابير بناء الثقة في آسيا". ففي بيان صيغ بعناية، عَرَض شي جين بينج بالتفصيل رؤية الصين لنظام أمني إقليمي جديد ــ نظام يجعل الآسيويين في مركز القيادة، كما يوحي الشعار.

ووفقاً لشي جين بينج فإن "إدارة شؤون آسيا، وحل مشاكل آسيا، والحفاظ على أمن آسيا، كل هذا يرجع إلى شعوب آسيا". وأضاف أنه من حسن الحظ أن شعوب آسيا تمتلك "القدرة والحكمة" لبناء السلام والأمن في المنطقة من خلال التعاون.

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