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Comprehensive evaluation of the new Chinese government work report for 2022

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After the Chinese National Legislature opened its annual session on Saturday, March 5, 2022 in Beijing, in the presence of Chinese President Comrade “Xi Jinping” and other Chinese leaders, the opening of the (Fifth Session of the 13th National People’s Congress), which was held in the Great Hall of the People, State Council “Li Keqiang” new work report of the Chinese government for the year 2022, and the following are the most important points and observations in the new work of the Chinese government for the year 2022, as follows:

  Agreeing to make efforts to craft a plan that can stand the test of practice and history, and laying strong foundations and rules for formulating a plan based on a (comprehensive study of development in the next five years and compatibility with long-term goals until 2035), setting comprehensive plans and arrangements for the next two years that will help China restore economic growth to lay a solid foundation for future development.

  Determining the development goals correctly for the (next five-year plan period for China), provided that these goals are set in an encouraging and flexible manner at the same time, then (putting forward more measures to advance institutional openness), improve the environment for foreign trade and foreign investment, and enhance exchange and cooperation at the international level.

  Emphasizing the most important achievements made with great efforts during the year 2021 in China, as China achieved the main goals and tasks of economic and social development, so the (new plan will try to make efforts to develop a better understanding of the problems and challenges facing the country and recognizing that the Chinese economy is facing a state of uncertainty due to global challenges and risks), therefore, a higher priority must be given to achieving growth stability and a commitment to adhere to the basic trend of seeking progress while maintaining stability.

 Confirming the call for coordination between controlling the Corona pandemic and achieving social and economic development, strengthening (comprehensive structural adjustments and significantly supporting the implementation of macro policies, and applying more measures that lead to effectively driving demands, ensuring supplies and stabilizing market expectations). The Chinese officials have agreed on making a (serious work in 2022 to ensure success this year. Therefore, authorities at all levels are urged to strengthen support for companies, especially medium, small and micro enterprises and individual businesses, to provide policy support for sectors that create many jobs), for the employment who have severely affected by the pandemic, and to advance the progress of key projects.

  Despite the many severe shocks such as the new Corona pandemic (Covid-19) and the global economic recession, the Chinese economy recorded growth in the year 2021.  China’s GDP has exceeded 100 trillion yuan. In addition to (achieving success in stabilizing the economy, China has made historical achievements in building a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way, decisive victory in eradicating poverty, and achieving success in the 14th Five-Year Plan).

  The 14th Five-Year Plan period was considered as the first five years of China embarking on a (new journey to build a fully modern socialist country). Therefore, the emphasis was placed on the importance of understanding the (new development stage and working in accordance with the new development philosophy and the consolidation of the new development model).

  It was called for further progress in developing the economic structure, improving the people’s quality of life and promoting high-quality development, and making efforts to (implement the guidelines of the Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th CPC Central Committee in all fields of work, build broad consensus among all parties), and work to achieve a new victory in the whole construction of a modern socialist China.

  Motivation and encouragement to make the (action plan of the new Chinese government in 2022), as an exceptional plan in the history of the People’s Republic of China. They are agreeing to confront the complex and turbulent environment at the international level, and to (accomplish all those enormous tasks to support reform, development and stability at home), especially facing the severe impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19), in order to achieve satisfactory progress for the Chinese people, their leaders and their state to attract global attention.

  The necessity of (submitting various research reports periodically on all the various achievements and works, with attention to all comments and suggestions), which provides an important reference for the Chinese government to take scientific decisions and effective measures. The economic work carried out well in 2022, which is considered a (critical year in the modernization process in China). Advocating efforts to (promote high-quality growth and foster a new development mode, coordinate disease control with economic and social development, ensure both development and security), additionally the safeguard stable and stable economic development as well as social stability and harmony.

   Study and implement the guidelines of the (Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, as well as make proposals for the formulation and implementation of the 14th Five-Year Plan), especially related to the implementation of economic work in the new plan for 2022. Emphasis on (strengthening guidance and building consensus to create a sound environment to embark on a new journey to fully build a modern socialist state).

   Maintaining the continuity, stability and sustainability of macro policies, providing the necessary support for economic recovery, and (ensuring the economy’s functioning in the appropriate range, promoting scientific and technological innovation, and supporting reform and openness), call for efforts to enhance corporate confidence, address public concerns, and guard against and avoid risks.

  The Chinese government believes in the need to seek opinions, and acquaintance of the most prominent concerns of the Chinese people and citizens and the advancement of companies, and the government will (make its policies and procedures more realistic and specific to the goal, to better show the scientific and democratic decision-making process, and further stimulate the vitality of market entities and social creativity). So, they’very agreed to (make efforts in the new plan for 2022 in order to effectively increase demand and employment, improve market adjustments), besides ensuring the transportation of coal, electricity, oil and gas.

  Facing many challenges and uncertainties, in order for the Republic of China to maintain its (overall policies and make them consistent, stable and sustainable, while intensifying the volume of reforms to achieve openness to meet the needs of market entities and the people). They’re agreed on providing suggestions on issues including (exploiting the country’s consumption potential and enhancing pollution controlled).

   Here, we find that the Chinese Prime Minister “Li Keqiang’s assertion” during the discussion of the work report of the new Chinese government for the year 2022, and on the occasion of the opening of the annual meeting of the Chinese Parliament, emphasised that: “the Chinese government should provide strong support for the development of national defense and armed forces”.

– The most important points mentioned by the new report of the Chinese government during 2022:

  The Leading Group of the State Council of China, which is charged with preparing the new report of the Chinese government during 2022, met shortly after the end of its preparatory meeting to (draw up a draft or general conceptualization of the form of the Chinese government’s new plan for 2022). Several decisions were mainly discussed, related to the agenda of the session of the “National People’s Congress”, and a number of other matters. The meeting day and new session of the National People’s Congress will be held from March 5 to 11, 2022. The most important points and observations raised by the 2022 report of the Chinese government, regarding the previous achievements and available alternatives and required to be implemented are, as follows:

  The most prominent major achievements of the Chinese state, its ruling Communist Party and its leaders have been identified, despite the multiple risks and challenges. China has (overcome difficulties and achieved a series of major achievements, as its economic growth in 2021 ranked first among the major economies).  Therefore, Chinese Premier “Li Keqiang” stressed the formulation of a five-year plan to deepen reform and opening-up.

  The Chinese Premier “Li Keqiang”  emphasized (adopting a pragmatic approach in formulating the 14th Five-Year Plan, from (2021-2025) for national economic and social development, taking into account the current and long-term situation, and promoting the deepening of national economic and social development.  reform and openness.  This was discussed by members of the (Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee), in meetings that included members of the leading group of the State Council, on drafting the five-year plan.

  • The main points addressed in the discussion of the new Chinese government work report for the year 2022 were, as follows:

Reviewing the report on the implementation of the 2021 national economic and social development plan, as well as the (draft 2022 plan for national economic and social development).

Reviewing the report on the (implementation of the central budget and local budgets in 2021 and the draft central budget and draft local budgets for 2022), as well as the draft central budget and draft local budgets for 2022 itself.

Discussing the (draft law on local people’s councils and local people’s governments).

Discussing the draft decision of the (Fifth Session of the 13th National People’s Congress on the number and election of deputies to the 14th National People’s Congress).

Discussing the (draft method for the elections of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region) at the 14th National People’s Congress.

Discussing the (draft method for the elections of the Macao Special Administrative Region) at he 14th National People’s Congress.

Discussing the (work report of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee).

In addition to discussing the work report of the (Supreme People’s Court and the work report of the Supreme People’s Procuratorate).

  Here, we will note the extent of the Chinese interest in introducing the most important previous achievements, and then adding to them in the new year, in order to determine a number of the (main expected objectives for the new year, and to conduct a comprehensive study and evaluation of what has been achieved), and what it intends to achieve to reach the desired goal.

The most prominent national economic and social achievements of China in the new Chinese government work report for the year 2022 on the previous year 2021 are, as follows:

  China has achieved a large number of achievements and goals during the year 2021, despite all these global challenges, risks and uncertainties after the spread of the “Covid-19” pandemic, which was actually referred to in the new report of the Chinese State Council and its Chairman “Li Keqiang”, such as:

  • China’s GDP growth rate is 8.1%.
  • The average share of the Chinese citizen’s disposable income increased by 8.1%.
  • Creation of about (13 million new job opportunities) in urban areas
  • Achieving a large number of (new tax cuts and fee cuts) which are exceeding to one trillion yuan
  • The full vaccination coverage of the “Covid-19” pandemic has increased, exceeding 85% of the total population.

As for the main objectives expected for 2022 in the new Chinese government work report, according to the following information:

  • Achieving a GDP growth rate of 5.5%
  • More than 11 million new jobs were created in urban areas
  • Consumer price increase by about 3%.
  • Maintaining grain production at a high level

The most important main works that will be achieved and planned in the Chinese government work report for the year 2022, which can be summarized in:

Finance: fixing the deficit rate for this year at about 2.8%.

Government investment: A plan has been drawn up to provide local governments with 3.65 trillion yuan of special bonds this year of 2022.

Tax cuts: The tax cuts for this year are scheduled to be about 2.5 trillion yuan, of which the tax refund amount will be about 1.5 trillion yuan.

Employment: Use of 100 billion yuan from the unemployment insurance fund to support the stability of employment and vocational training.

Consumption: Continuing to support the consumption of new energy vehicles.

Innovation: implementing a ten-year plan for basic research and implementing a three-year plan to reform the scientific and technological system.

Rural revitalization: Supporting the areas rid of poverty to develop distinctive industries and start rural construction work.

Opening up: promoting negotiation and signing of high-level free trade agreements with more countries and regions.

Environmental protection: improving energy saving, water saving, waste recycling and other policies to support the environmental protection industry.

Education: Continuing to reduce the burden of compulsory education.

Medical insurance: The criteria for financial support for medical insurance for individuals and for basic public health services will be increased.

Social Security: Improving measures supporting the three-child policy.

Housing: exploring new development models, accelerating the (development of the long-term rental market and promoting the construction of affordable housing).

Culture and Sports: Building sports facilities close to the masses.

Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: Support Hong Kong and Macao to (develop their economies and improve people’s livelihood), and firmly oppose the separatist act of the so-called independence of Taiwan.

  From here, we can understand the nature of economic and social planning in China to (develop annual plans, five-year plans every 5 years, and also ten-year plans, ie for a period of 10 years), to reach the basic development goal of achieving a “well-being society and a prosperous life” by 2035.

Associate Professor of Political Science, Faculty of Politics and Economics / Beni Suef University- Egypt. An Expert in Chinese Politics, Sino-Israeli relationships, and Asian affairs- Visiting Senior Researcher at the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES)/ Lund University, Sweden- Director of the South and East Asia Studies Unit

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Saudi-Iran Truce: China’s Highway to Diplomatic Exploitation



Musaad al-Aiban, a Saudi minister of state (left), and Ali Shamkhani, Iran’s secretary of the National Security Council, in Beijing. Photo: Saudi Press Agency

The time-ravaging rivalry between Iran and Saudi Arabia ranks below few in the assemblage of unresolvable, primeval conflicts since it is based on dogma, entwined in history, and fought through proxies throughout the Middle East. Therefore, being able to get these two arch-nemeses to sign March 10 historic agreement of truce, could potentially have colossal impacts on the world, particularly in terms of mutating China’s global image. At first, as the fog lifts, it could appear as though this development could contribute to greater stability in the region, which has been plagued by political and sectarian tensions, proxy wars, and terrorist activities in recent years. A rapprochement between both the regional major powers could most definitely lead to a reduction in hostilities and an increased focus on addressing common challenges. At the very least, a stable Middle East would be beneficial for the majority of the world especially in terms of global energy security as the region is a major oil and gas producer and exporter. Any disruptions in the production or transportation of oil and gas from the region usually has cataclysmic impacts on the global economy, particularly in energy-importing countries. As two of these are the most powerful countries in the Middle East, their toil for dominance has been felt throughout the region and beyond. However, many connoisseurs of international politics are increasingly starting to believe that China as a third-party player in this game, is set to benefit, immensely and cleverly.

China’s role in repairing the Saudi Arabia-Iran relationship could significantly enhance its own diplomatic and economic influence in the Middle Eastern region. As Beijing continues to expand its economic and political ties with countries in the region, its ability to play a constructive role in regional affairs could be further bolstered. The Chinese leadership has been quietly increasing its presence and influence in the Middle East for years, but the Saudi-Iran rivalry seems to have served the perfect opportunity for Beijing to promote its national objectives, on a silver platter. As the greatest oil consumer in the world, Beijing mainly depends on imports to meet its energy needs and with Saudi Arabia being one of its main oil suppliers, it cannot afford to ignore Iran which also boasts large oil reserves, serving as a highly crucial alternative source for energy supplies. By brokering a hostility-reduction agreement between the two countries, the Xi administration is able to influence the region’s energy environment by preserving close commercial connections with both nations. China is making significant investments in Saudi Arabian and Iranian infrastructure projects in addition to the energy sector. Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 plan, which aims to diversify the country’s economy away from oil and establish a more modern and diversified economy, has seen significant Chinese participation. China has also contributed to the development of a high-speed rail link connecting Tehran and Mashhad as well as Iran’s energy, transportation, and telecommunications industries.

Global implications of this Chinese diplomatic triumph

These investments have expanded China’s political influence as well as its economic relations with both the nations. It has been able to sway Saudi Arabian and Iranian goals and policies through economic pressure, allowing it to participate in regional politics without getting involved in their skirmishes. Nevertheless, the growing influence and presence of the dragon in the Middle Eastern region has not gone unnoticed by other world powers. Beijing’s expanding influence in the region and its potential to harm its interests have raised concerns, particularly in the United States and also in Israel. The Israeli administration has been engaged in a long-standing battle with Iran and has decided to thaw the ice with Saudi Arabia; any initiatives to ease hostilities between these two nations might be viewed as a danger to Israel’s interests. Reduction in Saudi-Iranian hostilities also serves Russia and Turkey’s purposes of gearing towards a more multipolar order in the region, a goal they desire due to their perception of the US as a geopolitical rival. In the case of India, any Chinese role in tension-reducing efforts between Saudi Arabia and Iran poses a complex and multifaceted dilemma for its interests. India’s historically violent territorial disputes with China, along with its concern about the latter’s increasingly assertive presence in South Asia, particularly its investments in countries like Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh, are some of the main factors behind New Delhi’s apprehensions towards this Middle Eastern conundrum. Additionally, India’s close ties with the US, which has traditionally been a significant ally of Saudi Arabia and has been involved in attempts to contain disruptions in the area, make it unfavourable for the country. Any decline in US influence in the region will be perceived as a negative development for the Indian side.

Chinese mediation efforts: trust or scepticism?

Despite these concerns displayed by major powers all over the world, Beijing has continued to openly welcome the opportunity to play a role in reducing tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Beijing’s professed policy of non-interference in the domestic affairs of other countries, has made it an attractive partner for other countries in the Middle Eastern region looking to reduce tensions and find peaceful solutions to various regional conflicts that persist there. From China’s perspective, its involvement in the region is driven by two main factors. First is to secure its energy needs until it finds an alternative source that makes it less dependent on the Middle East; until then at least in the short-term, its reliance on the region for energy is set to increase. Beijing’s decision to ramp up purchases of heavily discounted Russian oil, diminishing procurement of cheap Iranian oil, was met with uneasiness in the Middle Eastern oil community. This might have further influenced their decision to allow China to play the role of a broker in the Saudi-Iran dispute to regain the dragon’s trust. Second is to further promote its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), the expansion of which may provide Beijing a backdoor entry into various partner countries’ political and security affairs, boosting its cover of non-interference even further. With the signing of this truce agreement, China has officially attained the peculiar role of a global peace-negotiator. It shows that Beijing is now ready to flex its economic muscle in the face of its observers as a third-party broker; its goal to reinvent the country as a world leader at the expense of the United States may be a deciding factor in the current global transition of power poles. China has used its position as both the largest consumer of Middle Eastern oil exports and the top economic partner for both nations to its advantage in mediating this dispute. What is quite straightforwardly obvious is that the Chinese government is more than willing to play the role of a mediator in situations where diffusing it serves in extending its own national objectives. Whether or not it applies to situations where its objectives stay completely unaffected, for instance, the India-Pakistan and Russia-Ukraine issues, remains to be seen. How it plays out for its own image as a regional aggressor or backyard bully, is also another matter to observe.

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Sino-Russia Relations Termed as “With No Boundaries”



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The relations between China and Russia go back to the 17th century when the Qing dynasty tried to drive Russian settlers out of Manchuria, which ended with the signing of the Treaty of Nerchinsk.

After the communist revolution in Russia, it inspired much youth in China and the creation of the Communist Party of China (CPC), in 1921 was the first step toward Russia. The Russian revolution was an aspiration for CPC. In the early days, Russia provided limited support to CPC, but, after the liberation of China in 1949, Russia extended a helping hand to establish a Communist/Socialist state. In addition to political reforms, Russia assisted China in all sectors including Agriculture, Industry, Defense, economy, etc. Thousands of Russian experts were deployed in China to assist them. A huge number of Chinese were educated and trained in Russia. The Russian language was common in China and a symbol of prestige to learn the Russian language.  But differences broke out in the 1960s and relations deteriorated.

But in 1991, the restoration of Sino-Russian relations was initiated. The Key Features of the Relationships are:-

Building on the foundation of the 1991 Sino-Soviet Border Agreement, the 2001 Treaty of Good-Neighborliness and Friendly Cooperation, among other things, noted Beijing’s and Moscow’s satisfaction on border issues and set broad areas of cooperation ranging from economics and trade to counterterrorism. The renewal of the treaty in 2021 reflects the overall positive trajectory of relations.

The direction of the bilateral relationship appears, in part, to reflect close personal ties between President Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin. Since 2013, Xi and Putin have met numerous times and established regular dialogue mechanisms at lower levels. In 2019, PRC and Russian leaders announced their intention to develop a “Comprehensive Strategic Partnership of Coordination for a New Era,” professing a “high degree of political trust” and “all-around cooperation.”

Military cooperation between the PRC and Russia is significant, encompassing exchanges and joint exercises, as well as intelligence sharing and joint development of weapons systems. In November 2021, the two sides signed a Road Map for Military cooperation for 2021-2025 to guide collaboration in this sphere. The PRC and Russia are founding members of the Eurasia-based Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), an intergovernmental group mainly focused on security affairs.

The PRC and Russia also enjoy strong commercial and financial ties and are partners in their attempts to “de-dollarize” the global economy, which they see as beholden to the United States. Both governments express opposition to the use of unilateral sanctions as tools of policy.

The PRC and Russia often cooperate and coordinate in multilateral settings, including the United Nations; the SCO; the Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (BRICS) grouping; and the Group of 20 (G20). In 2022, the PRC joined Russia in vetoing a U.S.-led draft U.N. resolution that would have tightened sanctions against

North Korea over its missile launches. Where frictions may arise, the PRC and Russia have tried to harmonize the interests of overlapping ventures, such as the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU).

The recent visit of President Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a three-day state visit to Russia at the invitation of his Russian counterpart, President Vladimir Putin.

Many in Russia applaud the high-level development of China-Russia relations in recent years and are eagerly looking forward to the visit. They expect deeper cooperation in politics, economy, trade, people-to-people, and culture as well as new progress in bilateral ties in the new era and greater contribution to world development.

Head-Of-State Diplomacy

Exchanges between the two heads of state are the compass and anchor of China-Russia relations. Under their guidance, the China-Russia relationship is brimming with new dynamism and vitality, setting a fine example for developing a new model of major-country relations featuring mutual trust, peaceful coexistence, and win-win cooperation.

Russian officials and scholars believe that with Xi’s visit to Russia, the two heads of state will work together for steady and sustained progress in bilateral cooperation, which will continuously benefit the people of the two countries.

The Russian people respect President Xi very much and eagerly look forward to the old friend’s visit, said Galina Kulikova, first deputy chairperson of the Russia-China Friendship Association. Kulikova has been engaged in Russian-Chinese public diplomacy for more than 65 years and was awarded the Friendship Medal, China’s highest state honor. She said that Xi’s visit shows that China attaches great importance to bilateral relations and will promote practical cooperation between the two countries.

In March 2013, Xi chose Russia for his first trip abroad as Chinese president. Ten years later, Xi again picked Russia for his first overseas visit following his re-election.

Since 2013, Xi and Putin have jointly blueprinted the development of bilateral ties and practical cooperation in various fields, held frank and in-depth exchanges of experiences in state governance, communicated and coordinated closely on major international issues, and attended multiple major events organized by each other. The two sides remain committed to building a multipolar world, advocate and practice true multilateralism, and have reached an important strategic consensus on upgrading China-Russia relations, safeguarding regional security and stability, and building a community with a shared future for mankind.

Xi’s visit once again testifies to the importance of Russia-China relations and reaffirms that Russia and China will continue to practice true multilateralism, promote the construction of a multipolar world, enhance global governance, and contribute to world development, said Sergei Lukonin, head of the Department of Chinese Politics and Economics at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

This visit has opened many avenues of cooperation and collaboration. The relations have entered into a new era – and Sino-Russia relations are termed as “With No Boundaries”

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Chinese MFA Report 2023: American hegemony and its risks around the world

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An official report issued by the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on: “Criticizing the concept of American and Western hegemony and democracy, and defending other and new forms of democracy in the world according to the circumstances of each country around the world,” emphasizing on:

  Criticism of the United States of America intensifying its efforts to stir up divisions around the world by organizing the so-called “summit for democracy”, inciting confrontation between the authoritarian and democratic camps according to its ideology, and attempting to transform other sovereign states in the American style in order to serve the special American strategy.

  To understand how American-dominant democracy operates globally, we will find that the United States classifies other countries for several degrees according to its criterion, that is, its proximity or distance from the concept of democracy, and Washington asks those countries to apply to fill out the “test papers” for democracy issued by the United States of America and its government.

  Those American actions in and of themselves are undemocratic, contradict the current trend, and contravene the will of the majority of the members of the international community, and will inevitably lead to a complete and abject failure.

  Here, the United States must realize that if it does not completely abandon the theory of “the superiority of American democracy”, and if it does not change its behavior of domination and bullying, which often imposes “American democracy” on others, you will find mockery of it in history books and records.

  China, like most countries in the world, searches for the path of development in the first place, not the path of democracy and the policies of hegemony and liberalism in the American way. Therefore, as an affirmation by the Chinese leaders of China’s adoption of the high-quality development model, Chinese Premier “Li Keqiang” presented the Chinese government’s work report at the opening session of the first session of the Fourteenth National People’s Congress, in which it was emphasized that China would follow a development model. A democracy with socialist characteristics in line with China’s real conditions. China has pushed the process of democracy on the basis of national development by taking development as a task of highest priority. Followers agreed, so here remains the final conclusion to evaluate any democratic system around the world, by asking: whether the quality of life of citizens has improved and whether the people are satisfied with the societal situation? It is clear that the model of democracy with socialist characteristics adopted by the Chinese government has succeeded. Chinese socialist democracy is a real democracy, represented by the government’s interest in serving the people, and it has nothing to do with the political system represented by one-party rule or multi-party rule in the American and Western style, which recent experiences have proven to fail to achieve the well-being and prosperity of its people, unlike the ability of the Chinese Communist Party and its leaders to achieve a well-off society model and a high-quality development in all Chinese provinces and cities.

  Therefore, the report on the work of the Chinese government came, which was presented by “Li Keqiang”, Premier of the Chinese State Council, on behalf of the State Council of China, at the opening session of the first session of the 14th National People’s Congress. The sessions of the 14th session of the National People’s Congress this year 2023 are of special importance, as the model of socialist democracy with Chinese characteristics succeeded in outperforming many Western democracies through the success of many delegates in the National People’s Congress in forming many of the main institutions of the Communist Party and the state.  They also tightened control over the bodies supervising the financial sector and scientific and technological work in the Chinese state, with an agreement to “strengthen party work” in private companies, in order to preserve the interests of the Chinese people and achieve a high-quality development model.

  Therefore, the Chinese government’s 2023 action plan is based on adhering to the general basic business idea of ​​making progress by maintaining stability, comprehensively applying China’s new development thinking, accelerating the establishment of a new development pattern, comprehensively deepening reform and opening up, and adhering to development, which is driven by innovation, and the high-quality development.

  Here, we must refer to the report of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, issued on Monday, February 20, 2023, regarding American hegemony and its dangers, with the aim of exposing the United States’ abuse of hegemony in various fields, and attracting the Chinese Foreign Ministry to the attention of the international community for a greater understanding of the dangers of American practices to peace.  And stability in the whole world, by interfering in the internal affairs of other countries, causing subversion and international chaos, deliberately waging wars and harming the entire international community.

  The United States of America has also developed a book on hegemony to organize “color revolutions” and incite regional conflicts and even wage wars directly under the guise of promoting democracy, freedom and human rights, and Washington has sought to impose rules that serve its own interests in the name of supporting a “rules-based international order”, which is  itself is far from it.

  There have been many cases of US interference in the internal affairs of other countries, under the guise of “promoting democracy”, such as the American incitement to “color revolutions” in the Eurasia region, and the “Arab Spring” revolutions in West Asia and North Africa to spread chaos, which led to chaos and vandalism and destruction in many countries in which Washington intervened.

  The United States practices double standards in international rules, as the United States put its self-interest first and moved away from all treaties, charters and work mechanisms of recognized international organizations and placed its domestic law above international law.

 The United States has also been issuing arbitrary judgments regarding assessing the level of democracy in other countries, and fabricating false narratives about “democracy versus authoritarianism” to incite estrangement, division, competition and confrontation. On December 2021, the United States hosted the first “summit for democracy”, which was met with criticism and opposition from many countries because it mocked the spirit of democracy and worked to divide the world.

 Also, “American military dominance has caused human tragedies. The wars and military operations launched by the United States in the name of fighting terrorism have claimed the lives of more than a million civilians and displaced tens of millions”.

 The United States of America also seeks to deter the scientific, technological and economic development of other countries through the exercise of monopoly power and measures of repression and technological restrictions in the areas of high technology. The United States monopolized intellectual property in the name of protection, and reaped huge profits through this illegal monopoly.

 The United States has also used disinformation as a weapon to attack other countries, and for this it has recruited groups and individuals who fabricate stories and spread them around the world to mislead world public opinion with unlimited American support.

 Therefore, all forms of American hegemony and power politics must be opposed, to refuse to interfere in the internal affairs of other countries, to force them to abandon their hegemonic and tyrannical practices around the world.

  Here, It becomes clear that the Americans are victorious in a clear way for the pragmatic philosophy in theory and practice, and that their segment of the intelligentsia (intellectuals and intelligence) adopts the principle of “the end justifies the means”. Perhaps the French thinker “Alexis de Tocqueville” explained this in a practical way in his book published in two volumes in 1840, entitled (Democracy in America) and its summary: (Democracy in the United States of America can be as tyrannical as dictatorship when voters decide to vote for themselves with money).

  And (American democracy) did not stop at these characteristics only, because its sources are basically built philosophically at the hands of European philosophers who went to the United States, because they found in it the right soil for ideas and strategies that are based on plunder, occupation, siege, sanctions, overthrowing governments, and most importantly neglecting real and free popular choices to build the country and the human being, these thinkers came to it to perpetuate this behavior based on individualism, power and domination, and this is what is actually happening now.

  In this context, it was natural for President “Biden’s” American Summit for Democracy to be a disgrace and an intellectual, political, and moral defect, as half of the peoples of the earth were absent from it, and China did not invite to it, and the text of the peoples and systems of the world was absent from it, so the summit’s democracy was synonymous with American arrogance, and it raised issues: (Tyranny- corruption- human rights) in it is a purely political proposition far from promoting the values ​​of dialogue, peace, and friendship between peoples, framed by the previous ideas of the theorists of American hegemony and unipolarity, and whoever is not with us is against us, so the American Democracy Summit 2022 focused blatantly in its functional attack on the Chinese experience and on  different in this respect.  In my belief, what happened by Washington will not result in the emergence of any new and stable world order, with those in charge of the American administration adhering to the same old concepts and mentality of hegemony, control, and steering the helm of the world according to their interests.

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