In upping the ante, Putin might see a chance to break the deadlock while Europe is distracted and the US preoccupied.
Afghanistan’s new government has a full deck of cards to play in the security concerns of regional neighbours.
If the Antarctic Treaty System does fail, this decision may be regretted. The challenge now is to ensure it does not.
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