Last quote by Douglas Paal
The U.S. is going to mete out sanctions quietly without publicity and Russia will be watching closely how to react. So we may not necessarily see the exchange in the headlines, it's going to be more of a 'Spy vs. Spy' situation.
Dec 30 2016
Douglas Paal has been quoted 6 times. The one recent article where Douglas Paal has been quoted is Trump fires opening salvo in risky test of wills with Beijing. Most recently, Douglas Paal was quoted as having said, “The problem is that Beijing decided in 1996 on a 10-year (military) buildup so that it would never have to swallow such stuff again.”.
Quotes by Douglas Paal
Dec 05 2016
The problem is that Beijing decided in 1996 on a 10-year (military) buildup so that it would never have to swallow such stuff again.
Dec 05 2016
Were he to look soft on something like making the U.S. office in Taipei into an official diplomatic outpost, Xi would be devoured by his rivals, and he won't let that happen.
Dec 04 2016
China will watch carefully to see what he does. But Taiwan will be seen as in need of some form of punishment.
Dec 03 2016
But until someone from Trump Tower explains further, it is unknowable.
Mar 14 2005
The politics matter but even politics cannot turn this integration off. John Donne said in 1633 that 'no man is an island.' In today's world, even an island cannot be an island.
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