Has the West lost it? A ‘3M’ strategy for the Asian century

by Rashmee

Posted on December 29, 2019


To prevent the West from losing it, the West needs to adopt a 3M strategy: minimalist, multilateralist and Machiavellian. That’s according to Singapore’s veteran diplomat Kishore Mahbubani. I’ve followed Mr Mahbubani’s work and pronouncements over the years, and recently, he was particularly persuasive in conversation with Gideon Rachman, the FT’s chief foreign affairs columnist. This … Continue reading “Has the West lost it? A ‘3M’ strategy for the Asian century”

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Saturday rearview: Gastro-touring, Gambia’s lawsuit, Greta disappointed

by Rashmee

Posted on December 21, 2019


It’s been a busy week for me personally because I’ve been in Israel and the Palestinian Territories, talking to lots of people who’re engaged in the difficult business of peace. I’ll be writing about it in the days ahead, but in the meantime, here’s what I looked at in the past few days. Some of … Continue reading “Saturday rearview: Gastro-touring, Gambia’s lawsuit, Greta disappointed”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK