Mher D Sahakyan

Mher D Sahakyan

China-Eurasia Council for Political and Strategic Research

Mher D Sahakyan is founder and director of the China-Eurasia Council for Political and Strategic Research, which is based in Yerevan, Armenia. He holds a doctorate in international relations from China’s Nanjing University. He is the author of the book China’s Belt and Road Initiative and Armenia, which was published in Armenian in 2018 and in Russian the following year. He is a member of the British Association for Chinese Studies and of the advisory board of the International Institute for Peace in Vienna, Austria. Dr Sahakyan is a lecturer at Russian-Armenian University and a visiting lecturer at the International Scientific Educational Center (ISEC) of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia.

Articles by Mher D Sahakyan


The Security Dimension of China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Thursday, November 14, 2019

China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is far more than an instrument of Chinese foreign economic and development policy, argues Mher D Sahakyan


Russia, China and Central Asia: Cooperation over Competition

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Central Asia has become an important arena of collaboration for Russia and China, with Moscow focusing on the region's security and Beijing promoting trade and commerce