Although we were frightened, we also knew that we were strangely at the epicenter of the epidemic but we were safe because the Chinese response was so effective.
In order to fully address a humanitarian crisis, China holds that both the symptoms and the root causes, namely turbulence and poverty, should be addressed and an environment essential to development needs to be created.
The U.S.-led transformation has failed to accelerate the reform of Middle East countries and instead led to a resurgence of radical religions in the region and undermined the process of political modernization.
The strategic importance of this region determines that the U.S. will not really withdraw. The retrenchment will be a long-term process of trial and error, during which policy confusions, contradictions, repetitions, and so on, are inevitable.
The much hyped ideological clash is nothing but a convenient propaganda tool in America’s toolbox to further alienate China from the world.
The games provide an opportunity for people with disabilities to show their resilience and optimism and also serve as a call for more awareness and understanding of the more disadvantaged group in our global society.