The Kremlin was quick to send military medical aid to Italy, Serbia, and the United States. The aim: getting sanctions lifted.
A partial retreat from globalization will be a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic.
The COVID-19-induced economic carnage provides Boris Johnson with a cover for a hard Brexit.
Lower carbon emissions is a rare silver lining of the coronavirus pandemic. Just don’t confuse it for actual good news for the climate.
Putin’s handling of the coronavirus crisis has produced a paradox: instead of using the pandemic to further strengthen his personalized power, Russia’s president has refused to take tough measures.
Macron wants to turn Corona into a European challenge, but falls flat on his own and Berlin’s nationalist reflexes.