Day: February 8, 2021

Burmese Days, Revisited

Burmese Days, Revisited

February 8, 2021
It will be fascinating to watch how the (Dis)United States will deal with post-coup Myanmar as part of their 24/7 “containment of China” frenzy. The (jade) elephant in the elaborate room housing the m…
Russia: A New Start?

Russia: A New Start?

February 8, 2021
It’s winter in Russia, which is not a season for the faint-hearted. The pandemic is still hitting the country hard, with the number of new COVID cases hovering around 20,000 a day, which has cumulativ…