Female Genital Mutilation, or excision of the clitoris to block the experience of sexual pleasure, practiced in a ritual on girls aged five or under, is to be eradicated by 2030, the focus of International Day of Zero Tolerance launched this week by the UNO. This is a clear case of ritual and lore breaching the law. Reader discretion advised.
When General Wesley Clark spoke about the famous list of seven Middle Eastern countries to be demolished in five consecutive years, he has done nothing but remark, for the last time, if there was any need, Washington's willingness to redesign the Middle East within a more general framework of global domination.
In the region and in the worldб America and China seem to have become the major rivals. The Asia-Pacific region seems to have become the main area of this rivalry