暗淡新世界

马德里—全球转型并非新鲜事。但是,随着全球化和技术进步,这些转型的速度和规模显著增加。在未来几十年中,这一趋势还会加强,巨大的动荡可能也随之而至。

20多年前,萨达姆·侯赛因的伊拉克入侵科威特,结果联合国安理会几乎全体一致地通过决议,要求伊拉克撤军。萨达姆拒绝接受这一决议,于是34个国家组成联军支持美国所领导的被称为“沙漠风暴行动”的空中打击,将萨达姆军队逐出了科威特。

这是1991年,苏联已经解体,美国成为世界唯一的超级大国。但今时已不同往日,如今国际社会对于类似的领土入侵反应一片混乱就是明证。

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