Wilson Center Experts

Aleksei Dmitrievich Voskressenskii

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Deputy Director, Institute of Far Eastern Studies
Wilson Center Project(s):
Current Russian and Chinese Concepts of Sino-Russian Relations and Frontier Problems
Jun 01, 1993
Aug 01, 1993

Project Summary

Studies all facets of the Russian-Chinese negotiations of 1880-1881, initiated by China to regain the Ili Valley. Compares and juxtaposes various documents in Russian and Chinese to reveal the logic of the border negotiations between the two countries, and to define the role of the treaty in the contemporary history of Russian-Chinese relations.