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China’s Economic Miracle | The Rise of China Mini-Documentary | Episode 1

Please contribute towards KJ Vids research and editing costs at www.fundmypage.com/kjvids. The Rise of China Mini-Documentary | Episode 1 | China’s Economic Miracle Two centuries ago, Napoleon warned, “Let China sleep: when she wakes, she will shake the world.” The rise of China will undoubtedly be one of the great dramas of the twenty-first century. […]

The Geopolitics of Xinjiang

Xinjiang is one of China’s ethnic “autonomous” regions where China has critical strategic issues at stake. The province, like Tibet, is one of the vast buffer zones shielding the core of China from an invasion by foreign hordes. Xinjiang also has long served as a key route for Chinese commerce via the Silk Road. Throughout […]

What Does the Chinese President Xi Jinping Want? | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 3

Please contribute towards KJ Vids research and editing costs at www.fundmypage.com/kjvids. Fund My Page is a safe crowdfunding platform that enables YouTube channels like ours raise funds so we can cover our costs and make more quality videos for you. KJ Vids is pleased to have launched the third episode in our Rise of China […]

China’s Risks and Challenges | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 2

Please contribute towards KJ Vids research and editing costs at www.fundmypage.com/kjvids. Fund My Page is a safe crowdfunding platform that enables YouTube channels like ours raise funds so we can cover our costs and make more quality videos for you. The “Rise of China” Mini Documentary | Episode 2 | China’s Economic Risks and Challenges […]

The Iran-Iraq War of 1980-1988

▶ Check out my gear on Kit: https://kit.com/kjvids On 22 September 1980, Iraq invaded Iran triggering a bitter eight-year war which destabilised the region and devastated both countries. The issues that divided the two countries included nationalistic rivalry as well as immediate disputes over frontiers and navigation rights. Saddam Hussein felt directly threatened by the […]

The Geopolitics of Kashmir

China, India and Pakistan, all three of which are nuclear states, have vital strategic interests in Kashmir. Kashmir shares borders with Afghanistan, a country where South Asia meets Central Asia. Central Asia is a geographic bridge between Europe and other parts of Asia. Kashmir is a vital geographic component to China’s Belt and Road Initiative […]

Who was behind the Turkish Coup?

On the night of 15th July 2016, roads were blocked on the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul and jets were flying over the Turkish Parliament in Ankara. Tanks brought Istanbul to a standstill as soldiers invaded the headquarters of the ruling party, seized control of the State broadcaster and announced that the army was in charge. […]

Understanding ERDOĞAN’S POLITICS | KJ Vids

In June 2018, Turkey’s President Erdogan claimed victory in presidential and parliamentary elections, securing five more years in office. Despite concerns about the economy and a plunging Lira, Erdogan won 53% of the vote with over 90% of ballot boxes opened. His victory triggered a change to a powerful presidential system that places unprecedented powers […]

The South China Sea Dispute | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 4

The South China Sea Dispute | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 4 KJ Vids is pleased to have launched the fourth episode in our Rise of China 2017 documentary series. In this episode you will learn more about the Sino-American conflict in the South China Sea. Once both China’s dominant economic market […]

Why Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor

On December 7th 1941, a Japanese attack on the U.S Pacific naval headquarters at Pearl Harbor, damaged or destroyed nearly 20 American ships and more than 300 airplanes in less than two hours which claimed the lives of more than 2,400 people, and wounded 1,000 more. But why did Japan attack Pearl Harbor in 1941? […]