Assistant Professor of International Studies, University of Nottingham
Nicholas Ross Smith is an Assistant Professor of International Studies at the University of Nottingham’s Ningbo campus in China. His main research areas include geopolitics in Eastern Europe (and more broadly, regional settings), EU foreign policy, Russian foreign policy, democratisation, and International Relations theory. He has published a number of journal articles, essays and commentaries on these topics (and others) and also has published a book which looks at EU-Russian relations and the Ukraine crisis (with Edward Elgar).
Aug 15, 2019 17:44 pm UTC| Insights & Views
Beijing has made no secret that it is weighing up the option of using force either through deploying the Peoples Liberation Army or Peoples Armed Police to quell the increasingly disruptive protests in Hong Kong. On...