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Germany’s Empty Pipeline Logic

Nord Stream 2, the almost-finished pipeline running directly from Russia to Germany, is not really about securing cheap natural gas. It is about personal gain and these two countries’ national interest.

Two tongues in one head

A famous Ethiopian metaphor, “two tongues in one head” is used to describe inconsistencies noticed in a person’s arguments made at different times on some important affair.

Global action is the only way to get ahead of COVID-19

This week, we learned that the COVID-19 vaccine developed by the University of Oxford and AstraZeneca appears to provide no measurable effect on mild or moderate disease caused by the variant of the virus first identified in South Africa, known as B.1.351.