中国铁拳的丝绸手套

新德里—多年来,中国一直在寻求用“珍珠链”包围南亚。所谓“珍珠链”是指连接中国东部沿海到中东的港口网络,这条链能增强其战略实力和海上航线。毫不奇怪,印度和其他国家将此视为严重威胁。

但是,如今,中国试图掩饰这一战略,声称其意欲建设二十一世纪海上丝绸之路以促进贸易和文化交流。但友好的说辞难以平息亚洲和其他地区的担忧:中国的战略目标是主宰这一地区。

这一担忧理由充分。简言之,丝绸之路计划就是为了中国成为亚洲和印度洋地区新秩序的枢纽。事实上,中国在努力使自己成为贸易大动脉的主宰者,同时煽动与不少邻国的领土和领海纠纷,以此改变亚洲的地缘政治版图。

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