Why is antisemitsm on the rise?

The world marks 75 years since Auschwitz liberation but it seems that in many countries antisemitism is on the rise. In your opinion, why is this happening? Did the humanity learn nothing from holocaust, from what happened in Auschwitz? Or the lesson is simply fading away? Or antisemitism has evolved in seven decades? Or is it a combination? Read few comments.


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China’s (political) reaction on Wuhan coronavirus is better than on SARS but…

How do you assess China’s reaction on Wuhan coronavirus? Some observers are talking about Beijing being slow and covering things up. Read few comments.
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Look who’s talking. Ayatollah Khamenei

How do you read a public statement of Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, why do you think he felt it was needed to lead Friday prayers in Tehran for the first time since 2012? Read few comments.

Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Credit: http://english.khamenei.ir/

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What will the West do over Putin’s political moves?

Do you think that the West will/should somehow react on the recent Vladimir Putin’s political moves, or more or less it probably will be a wait and see approach and  there are no reason to expect any changes in Russia-the West relations? Read few comments.

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Credit: http://eng.putin.kremlin.ru/

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Where could Iran’s nuclear program be heading?

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Taiwan’s presidential election: Incumbent Tsai Ing-wen is poised to win and what it means

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Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen. Credit: https://english.president.gov.tw/

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The killing of General Qasem Soleimani: What’s (perhaps) next for US-Iran relations?

The US said the death of General Qasem Suleimani should deter Tehran from future attacks on American assets. But Iran vows revenge over his killing. So in your opinion, what’s next? Another escalation that could perhaps lead to full scale war? Or maybe something less dramatic, and why? Read few comments.
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