两个独裁政权的故事

缅甸和巴基斯坦是两个军事统治者正遭遇麻烦的国家。但两个国家前进的道路却截然相反,因为巴基斯坦明白亚洲正在崛起,然缅甸却不然。

亚洲正在崛起是因为亚洲的国家和地区正日益向现代化敞开大门。起始于日本的现代化浪潮席卷了“亚洲四小龙”(韩国、台湾、香港和新加坡),一些东盟国家(马来西亚、印度尼西亚、泰国和越南),然后影响到了中国和印度。现在,它正涌向巴基斯坦和西亚。

在最激动人心的那几周里,我正好在巴基斯坦。流亡的前总理谢里夫企图回国,却又马上被迫再次流亡。世界期待着该国出现政治剧变,然而生活却平静地继续着。

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