Taliban courting China; What is going on?; More pain for games; Climate talks

I am just going to admit it, today’s newsletter is not great, occasionally things just don’t come together the way I hope. Apologies in advance, hope to see many of you in tomorrow’s weekly discussion thread, there will be some interesting things to discuss, and perhaps we should have a struggle session to help me improve the newsletter going forward…

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