A MEXICAN STANDOFF WITH THE FRENCH OVER SOME CHINESE [UPDATED]
A trio of blogfriends have been covering some important regions of the world:Pundita
has run a series on Mexico dealing with economy
, migration and terroristas
and then replied to Dave on the latter
had his third installment of The EU and the Arabs
plus the desperation of French elites on the " anti-Anglo-Saxon" EU constitution.Dave Schuyler
on the underreported demographic time bomb " Graying China".UPDATE: Jonathan Dresner, a Japan specialist at Cliopatria, gives us the historical perspective on Japan's bid for a seat on the Security Council and why other Asian states oppose it. Meanwhile, Jodi of The Asia Pages, has wrangled herself a presentation slot at the APEC summit ! You go girl !