Modi’s ‘Disease Diplomacy’ Shows That Wooing Trump Is Worth More Than Saving Lives
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Modi’s ‘Disease Diplomacy’ Shows That Wooing Trump Is Worth More Than Saving Lives

Indian Prime Minister Modi is being applauded for his proactive approach of gathering together the various countries of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in an attempt to collectively combat COVID-19, but the $10 million that his country pledged to contribute to this emergency fund is less than the approximately $14 million that…

The Saudi Royal Family should Beware Fighting Among Themselves
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The Saudi Royal Family should Beware Fighting Among Themselves

Purges, interrogation, claims of torture, accusations of treason, suspicion of murder, an insane war in Yemen and ruinous plans for a “reformed” kingdom, all supported by the US and the west and an often fawning media. So what’s new? Poor Mohammed bin Salman is surely getting a bum rap. Far from being a frightening and uncontrollable new…

Syrian Pandora’s Box
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Syrian Pandora’s Box

The troubled Middle Eastern region is in the throes of war and chaos yet again with blood being spilt, mounting casualties and millions of refugees. This time around, the target happens to be Syria. Its people have been suffering for many years now at the hands of terrorists, generously funded and armed by various external…

The Uyghur WUC Is Used by the West – to Detonate the World
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The Uyghur WUC Is Used by the West – to Detonate the World

You were told, by Western mass media outlets, to pity Uyghurs, an ethnic Chinese minority group from Xinjiang Province. You were instructed to ‘stand by them’, and to “defend their rights”. They told you that Uyghurs are being discriminated against, and that China is, unfairly, trying to destroy their culture. What you are not supposed…

What the Coronavirus Says about Us
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What the Coronavirus Says about Us

A crisis, according to self-help and leadership books, reveals much about a person’s character. The same can be said of a nation’s character. Since the latest pandemic began to spread out of China in 2020, countries responded in very different ways to the challenge. There was ingenuity, inflexibility, incomprehension, and sheer incompetence. Diversity can be…