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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Rationality is no safeguard against another world war

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 05:03am by ANDREAS HERBERG-ROTHE

    ... Andreas Herberg-Rothe Andreas Herberg-Rothe warns against assuming the current friction in Asia will not escalate into a world war, just because it would benefit no one, as history shows the danger of irrationality Lesson of war One hundred years ago today, Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated, setting off a chain of events that resulted in the outbreak of the first world war ...

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    The neo-cold-war world

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:51pm by Paul Letters

    ... rather familiar Cold war redux The history books misinform us that the cold war finished around 1990. Last month, Western sanctions on Ukraine provoked Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to compare the current situation with the cold war era. The fact that President Vladimir Putin played down such a comparison should make us more inclined to see its validity. In reality, the cold war ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Energy a key component in all calculations of war

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 12:50pm by Andrew Sheng

    ... Andrew Sheng Andrew Sheng says even expectations of hostility will change fundamental market behaviour The price of energy may hold the key to peace amid the drums of war The rise of the Ukraine conflict and territorial disputes in the South China Sea suddenly raise the spectre that warfare may no longer be a thing of the past. War will, of course, disrupt any plans for our ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Sino-US cyber wars threaten Lenovo-IBM deal

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:28am by Doug Young

    ... Doug Young Chinese workers who quit their jobs at IBM (NYSE: IBM) this spring rather than take new positions at Lenovo (0992.HK) under an M&A deal may be regretting their decision, with word that the deal may derail due to US national security concern ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's national security blue paper a worrying throwback to the cold war

    Posted May 20th 2014, 06:50pm by LANXIN XIANG

    ... war China has just published its first national security blue book. Although official media labelled it "the most authoritative" report on national security since the establishment ... expectations from the outside world, but also popular sentiment at home. Beijing has long accused Western powers of maintaining a "cold war mentality" in dealing with China, but reports like ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    'War on smoking' will achieve same result as war on drugs

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 02:52am by LETTERS

    ... 'War on smoking' will achieve same result as failing war on drugs I am a smoker and an ordinary old man. I have lived for 70 years and spent much of my youthful time ... Why don't we simply ban smoking right away? Let's look at how much the war on drugs has achieved. Drugs are illegal, hence none are on display or put up for public sale. Everyone ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China must rally its people to win the war against terrorism

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:28am by ZHOU ZUNYOU

    ... with information A people's war China appears to be plagued by terrorism. Tuesday's knife assault at Guangzhou Railway Station was only the latest in a spate of violence that has left many ... their conflict with Uygur separatists who demand independence. After the September 11 attacks on the US, America's global "war on terrorism" prompted China to admit the existence ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:07am by LETTERS

    ... On President Xi Jinping slamming Japan for its wartime aggression on the 77th anniversary of the start of the Sino-Japanese war: Teo David- Japan resorted to military might because of its lack of resources and perceived embargo by the United States at that time. Despite all the economic help it gave the Asian countries, what it did during the war was unpardonable. Gordon Lamb- ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Japan needs to mend fences

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 04:32am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Sino-Japanese war on the seventh day of the seventh month in 1937, would be elevated to special significance. Xi Jinping, the first president to officiate at the ceremony at the site of the attack on the Marco Polo Bridge outside Beijing, amplified calls made during a trip to South Korea last week for Japan to apologise for its war-time aggression. But Japanese leaders show no such desire ...

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    Talking points

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:07am by STAFF

    ... youngest nation marks the anniversary of its formation today, though its citizens are finding little to celebrate. A bitter civil war has divided the country and its capital city, Juba, along ethnic lines for seven months, while some four million people (about half the population) face starvation if they don't get food aid soon.   Tour de France rolls by world war battlefield ...




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