A postman undertakes the lonely job of delivering mail in the Pamir Mountains, serving more than 5,000 nomads scattered around the remote western region of China, in March 2012. Photo: Xinhua 
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Outside In by David Dodwell

Going postal: how Donald Trump is threatening the international mail system

David Dodwell says the US president’s gripes that the American postal service is subsidising other countries’ trade – and singling out China – may be justified but here, as elsewhere, unilateralism is not the way forward

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A postman undertakes the lonely job of delivering mail in the Pamir Mountains, serving more than 5,000 nomads scattered around the remote western region of China, in March 2012. Photo: Xinhua 
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