John Fei is an independent consultant on China and Asian affairs. He has worked at Morningstar, managed the Asia Security Initiative at the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and researched China and Asian security issues at the RAND Corporation. He received his Ph.D. in Policy Analysis from the Pardee RAND Graduate School, M.A. in Regional Studies: East Asia from Harvard University, and B.A. in chemistry from Williams College.
China’s military conducted significant live-fire military exercises in Djibouti at the end of November, marking an important turning point in the People’s Liberation Army’s overseas activities by conducting ground-based exercises