- Barack Obama - China - defence - Hu Jintao - Robert Gates - security - USA
China flexes its muscle
China and the United States may be at odds over trade and currency, but some worry a lot more about Beijing’s growing military might. Some even wonder if the Chinese president is the one calling the shots.
A debate with François Picard and guests:
Martin JACQUES, author of "When China Rules the World"
Lucy LIU, Phoenix TV correspondent, Paris
Pierre ROUSSELIN, Foreign editor, Le Figaro
Jonas PARELLO-PLESNER, Senior Policy Fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations
Programme prepared by Yi Song and Perrine Desplats