Only India Providing Money For Fuel, Says Sri Lankan PM Amid Crisis

Sri Lanka Economic Crisis: Sri Lanka is facing its worst economic crisis since gaining independence. Colombo: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said Wednesday that he has urged IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva to “expedite” her program to Sri Lanka and underlined that no country except India is providing money to the crisis-hit island nation for fuel. The … Read more

Russia’s Ukrainian quagmire providing tough lessons for China

HONG KONG/BEIJING: From countering a Western “information war” during a Taiwan conflict to using “shock and awe” to swiftly subdue the island’s forces, Chinese strategists are soaking up lessons from Russia’s Ukrainian quagmire, diplomats, scholars and analysts say. Chinese military experts are discussing the conflict in private chat groups, offering their takes on Western involvement … Read more