COVID is so yesterday. It is amazing what a war can do for a pandemic! Perhaps our politicians have been focusing too much on the pandemic and the effect that deaths have on their chances at the next poll.
Meanwhile the Chinese are slowly bit by bit increasing their influence in the region. A Chinese take over rather than a Chines takeaway. Australians are more concerned about the price of coffee, smokes and grog. Why? Most Australians have their heads up their arse when it comes to the world. Talk about the Hayseeds.