The battle for the hearts and minds in Central Asia

In the latest SEnECA blog post: „The Battle for the hearts and minds in Central Asia: Russia vs. China“ Emily Ferris, research fellow at the International Security Studies Department of the Royal United Services Institut (RUSI) in London, explains how Russia and China compete in Central Asia. Ferris compares and contrasts the political, economic, and security interests of China and Russia in this Region as well as elaborates on some of the pushback displayed by citizens in these Central Asian countries.

The full blog post can be viewed here.