Power Play

As Russia dances with China, anxieties in US grow

Experts say it makes strategic sense for Moscow to forge a closer partnership with Beijing.

US President Joe Biden has taken an increasingly tough line with both China and Russia. PHOTO: REUTERS

Power Play is a weekly column that looks at various facets of US-China rivalry and its implications for Asia.

Their bilateral ties have been likened to "true gold (that) can stand the test of fire", and said to be as "solid as a rock" and "close and fruitful".

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