The article highlighted below is by Zheng Bijian, who caused a stir in late 2005 by writing in Foreign Affairs magazine about the peaceful rise of China. This article appeared recently in the online Huffington Post. It is an interesting perspective on the world and Chinese history since 1750.
He is still well connected to leading thinking in China and I believe the article is an indication of what the Chinese mean when they talk about a new set of major power relationships. As Ukraine occupies our thoughts, this is a time to reflect on this approach: