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Clarifying Myanmar’s complex ethnic makeup

December 7, 2017 admin 0

Post Views: 123   On December 1, Radio Free Asia reported that Myanmar’s parliament intended to conduct a debate on the status of 135 ethnic groups and decide whether to adjust the number accorded official […]


How deep is Vietnam’s rot?

December 6, 2017 admin 0

Post Views: 96   At a meeting of Vietnam’s main anti-corruption body held late last month, the country’s leading politician instructed it to quicken the pace of its investigations into corrupt officials. Nguyen Phu Trong, […]

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How can the Arab world sidestep the pull of the abyss?

December 4, 2017 admin 0

Post Views: 67   Series of startling events in November revealed the abysmal state of affairs in the Arab world. The Lebanese prime minister announced his resignation abroad, but reversed the statement later. A missile was launched from […]