From China’s perspective, international relations are determined according to national interests and purposes. If national interests are appropriate, cooperation is possible, even necessary. There is no substitute for appropriateness of benefits. Domestic structures were not involved in this process – a problem we encountered in various perspectives regarding attitudes toward the Khmer Rouge. The Hand Of God Poster. According to Deng, the US-China relationship developed when this principle was complied with. By the time he and President Nixon decided to reestablish relations with China, China was not only trying to advance to socialism, but also to Communism. Lu Bon Le preferred a poverty system of Communism. They accepted our Communism back then. So now there is no reason not to accept Chinese socialism anymore.