Presidential campaign is taking place in South Korea. Head of state to be elected on 9 May. North Korean issue, escalated after belligerent statements from the US, plays the most important role. Aleksey Maslov, Chairman of the Department for Oriental Studies of the Higher School for Economics, has said wich changes may happen if Moon Jae-in wins
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