The light sentences handed down by an Indian court almost 26 years after deadly methyl isocyanate leaked from a Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal have reopened the painful wounds of survivors of one of the worst industrial disasters of our lifetime.
US President Donald J. Trump is expected to meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at the Group of Twenty (G20) summit in Buenos Aires later this week. Is that a good idea in light of Russia’s latest aggression toward Ukraine and the somewhat stymied success of past meetings between the two leaders? In an interview with The Washington Post , Trump left open the possibility that he might, after all, cancel the meeting over the incident in the Kerch Strait. “Maybe I won’t even have the meeting,” he said.