There’s nothing boring about this silly season

Some silly season this is. The world’s geopolitical order has been subverted by the Russian invasion of Georgia; the world’s only superpower, the US, has been rendered impotent by the invasion.

16th August, 2008

Some silly season this is. The world’s geopolitical order has been subverted by the Russian invasion of Georgia; the world’s only superpower, the US, has been rendered impotent by the invasion.

The world’s most volatile and dangerous country, Pakistan, has descended into deeper crisis with the impending resignation of President Pervez Musharraf and the renewed crisis in the disputed region of Kashmir.

The US has signed an agreement with...

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