Efforts for positive change should not be replaced by the hope that the regime will by its own accord discover a new-found love for human dignity and the sanctity of life.
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Besides the severe societal-level anxiety and depression Kashmiris are bound to experience during this lonely time, there are multiple ways in which this lockdown is worse for Kashmiris than for those in India (and the world) in practical terms.
The general situation in Cyprus mirrors the precarious balancing act governments across the world have had to perform amidst issues of epidemiology, the economy and political concerns.
The only party that will be affected by this ill-conceived measure is the legitimate government, while the rogue anti-governmental forces are likely to continue receiving regular weapons supplies and are unlikely to face any EU interdiction
How the government will handle this crisis will shape the trajectory of the rest of its tenure.
The US State Department clearly signalled last week that it was eyeing specific talent from the developing world, especially those with skills to mitigate the effects of Covid-19.
The relentless attacks and revolving door of mercenaries widen Libyans' exposure to the pandemic.