Seek Fact From Texts: Saudi Media on China Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

@article{Leber2020SeekFF,
  title={Seek Fact From Texts: Saudi Media on China Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic},
  author={Andrew Leber},
  journal={Asian Journal of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies},
  year={2020},
  volume={14},
  pages={538 - 553}
}
  • Andrew Leber
  • Published 2020
  • Political Science
  • Asian Journal of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Abstract Have Saudi relations with China changed amid the COVID-19 pandemic? Commentary focussed on the international relations of the Persian Gulf has speculated that China’s successful containment of the virus at home, combined with new diplomatic overtures, might lead to closer relations between China and the region. This article offers a framework for scholars to partially address this and other foreign-policy questions regarding the Kingdom, through close readings of Saudi media outlets… Expand