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Thursday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


6 August 2009 14:47

  • On Hiroshima Day, it is worth remembering that humankind has made great progress of late in the way it conducts warfare.
  • But a Chinese invasion of Taiwan would be deadly, and RAND thinks China now has a fair chance of prevailing.
  • According to the WSJ, the Bill Clinton-Kim Jong Il agenda was broader than just the release of detained journalists.
  • Why it's so hard to reform the security sectors of developing countries: first, the specific (Timor), then the general.
  • A Kabul photo blog.
  • The challenges Beijing faces in gathering economic statistics, and some of the steps it is taking to boost the spirits of statisticians.