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According to China, its Confucius Institute is “a bridge reinforcing friendship” between it and the world. But to its critics the government-run body – which…View More Is China’s network of cultural clubs pushing propaganda?
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Within months of Russian President Vladimir Putin clinching his fourth term in office, Russia hosted the World Cup. It was June 2018, and all eyes…View More Is Putin’s popularity in decline?
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