Graceffo, Antonio
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Dr. Antonio Graceffo, PhD, China MBA, is a China economist, the author of Beyond the Belt and Road: China's Global Expansion and The Wrestler's Dissertation. He is based in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.


Venezuela: amid socialist humanitarian crisis, no improvement in human rights

The human rights situation in Venezuela has been dire for many years, with little indication of improvement. Since 2014, there have been 15,800 politically motivated arrests, and over 270 political prisoners continue to languish in Venezuelan jails.

Date posted: 2024-04-19

Ethnic minority children in Myanmar robbed of education by an unending war

The old saying goes, "Truth is the first casualty in war." One could also argue that education and childhood are among the initial casualties of conflict. The war in Burma is in a constant state of flux, with intensifying fighting in some areas and diminishing activity in others, creating an ebb and flow that is constantly shifting.

Date posted: 2024-02-01

China is losing control of rebel armies in Myanma

China is grappling with the unraveling of its control over the ethnic resistance armies it previously supported in Myanmar, compelling the Southeast Asian country's Beijing-backed junta to intervene and restore order.

Date posted: 2023-12-08

Russia's ethnic minorities are dying in Putin's wa

Poverty and discrimination afflict the ethnic and religious minorities of Russia, particularly in this time of war.

Date posted: 2023-02-07

Myanmar's army is targeting religious and ethnic minorities

The savage war in Ukraine is overshadowing an even more savage war in Myanmar.

Date posted: 2022-12-06