My Take by Alex Lo
America to the world: do as I say, not as I do
- Washington’s top envoy, Mike Pompeo, has slammed Russia for landing two of its long-range bombers in Venezuela, on the invitation of its government
- But US Navy warships routinely undertake missions in the Taiwan Strait, on the principle of ensuring freedom of navigation
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.