Beijing Hosts Simultaneous Visits of Mahmoud Abbas and Benjamin Netanyahu: What, if Any, Significance?

By Robert R. Bianchi - University of Chicago Law School and Law Office of Robert R. Bianchi | May 12, 2013


In The Guardian, May 8, 2013

"China welcomes Binyamin Netanyahu—Visits from Israeli prime minister and president prompt speculation about China's possible role as a Middle East mediator."

Interview with Tania Branigan on the simultaneous visits to China of Binyamin Netanyahu and Muhammad Abbas to China

On China Radio International, May 8, 2013

"Can China be an Important Mediator in Mid-east Peace?" (Full interview)

"Can China be an Important Mediator in Mid-east Peace"? (Three-minute excerpt)