Russia and China have stepped up their influence in Latin America, complicating President Biden’s hopes of hemispheric dialogue.
Warmer relations between AMLO and Beijing could create a security conundrum for the U.S.
The government has to choose between U.S. and China for its 5G network — while battling deep political, health and economic crises.
A case study in how the pandemic is shaping Beijing’s influence in the region.
Beijing may not ride to the region’s rescue this time for several reasons, says China expert Margaret Myers.
China helped spare the region from the worst of the 2008-09 financial crisis. But recently, its lending to Latin America has been in decline.