In a Darkened World, is the Sun Rising Over Central Asia?

President Nursultan Nazarbayev

By VICTORIA LEPAGE In the light of the political upheavals and mass rebellions taking place almost everywhere in the world – in the north African and Near Eastern Muslim states, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, in Europe and America – all the international talk at present is on the clash of global geopolitical forces and how to resolve them. Can we ever expect world peace to materialise out of what amounts to a worldwide battlefield? Some observers believe not. They contend that competitive and … [Read more...]