US must contain Chinese influence rising in UN Posted in: Opinions INTERNATIONAL COMMENTARY [Ed. note: Brett D. Schaefer is the Jay King-ham fellow in International Regulatory Affairs at The Heritage Foundation. Schaefer analyzes a broad range of foreign policy issues, focusing primarily on international organizations and sub-Saharan Africa.] Chinese influence is on the rise within the United Nations system. Qu Dongyu became director general of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!