The Dragon and the Magi

In this conversation about Sino-Iranian relations, JOHN GARVER and ZACHARY KECK discuss Chinese and Iranian strategic posturing, convergent and divergent interests, Iran's nuclear program, and future prospects.


John Garver is Professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at the Georgia Institute of Technology and authored China and Iran: Ancient Partners in a Post-Imperial World.

Zachary Keck is Associate Editor at The Diplomat and his commentaries have appeared on Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, and World Politics Review.

Kendrick Kuo