The COVID-19 Outbreak Highlights Cultural Differences In East & West
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The COVID-19 Outbreak Highlights Cultural Differences In East & West

The COVID-19 outbreak has highlighted some of key cultural differences between the East and West as each civilization’s many states struggle in their own ways to contain the virus. China and South Korea, despite being some among the worst hit by the global pandemic, have managed comparatively better than Western states such as the US…

The World Can’t Forget the Fight for the Saudi Crown Amid Virus Panic
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The World Can’t Forget the Fight for the Saudi Crown Amid Virus Panic

The fear caused by the coronavirus outbreak is greater than that provoked by a serious war because everybody is in the front line and everybody knows that they are a potential casualty. The best parallel is the terror felt by people facing occupation by a hostile foreign army; even if, in the present case, the…

Taiwan Nationalists Seek Closer Relations with China. Bad News for America
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Taiwan Nationalists Seek Closer Relations with China. Bad News for America

In the the Kuomingtang (KMT), the Nationalist Party of Taiwan, election held on Saturday, Jiang Khai (commonly known in the West as Johnny Chiang) was selected as a new head of the political party. According to Taiwanese media, Jiang Kai will change the KMT’s policy towards mainland China. The press draws such conclusions based on the…