The world, caught off guard against the new type of coronavirus (COVID-19), will soon embark on a quest to strike a new balance. The main actors of the new power struggle will be the globalist, nation-statist, and populist movements that have already been competing for a long time. It will not be easy to break old habits, but the flow of history will speed up. The direction of this movement, however, will be determined through the decisions being taken these days.
The COVID-19 outbreak has laid bare the global order’s immune system, which has turned out much weaker than