Articles by Tim Marshall


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Lost In The Mire 11

CHINA/XI – As expected the National People’s Congress voted to abolish the 2-term limit for presidents. This opens the way for President Xi to rule…


A World of ‘Hot Borders’

‘Something there is that doesn’t love a wall’ wrote Robert Frost, partially in an ironic commentary on the human condition, and, depending on your interpretation…




The Week That Was

In which… The Syrian conflict, which has always drawn in outside forces – threatened to also become a war between states. The Turkish advance, across…





The Week That Was –

In which….America again came under attack. That’s one way of describing the latest school shooting – this one in Florida on Wednesday which killed 17…