China faces a double disaster between COVID and Putin

China faces a double disaster between COVID and Putin

“If the Russia-China declaration was supposed to make the world safe for autocracy, it didn’t last very long. The autocrats have overplayed their game,” said George Magnus of the China Center at the University of Oxford. Dead end COVID Xi faces a parallel setback on COVID, having pushed his country into a disastrous dead end. … Read more

Russian gas ban: Poland restores its supply

Russian gas ban: Poland restores its supply

Warsaw, Poland – The Polish gas giant said on Friday it was gradually restoring the flow of natural gas to municipalities that had lost it after a Russian company cut off supplies when Warsaw slapped it with sanctions following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The supply cut was a separate development from Russia’s decision earlier … Read more