Suggestion the first:
"In general, the Chinese rarely resort to such high pressure tactics. They usually do not make demands for action, only demands that actions not be taken, which is one reason many countries have good relations with them."
--Michael D. Swaine and Tiffany P. Ng. "China", Is a Regional Strategy Viable in Afghanistan? (Washington DC: Carnegie Endowment for Peace). 2010. pp. 69