While the US was spreading human rights on the eastern coast of the Atlantic - in northern Africa, Syria, and Ukraine - the Pacific piled a big nail in the coffin of American democracy.
Another scandal erupted around the personality of the American president. This time, Donald Trump provoked journalists with his joke that the president should lead the country for more than two terms of 4 years.
The first day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland was more or less dedicated to the upcoming presidency of Donald Trump. Chinese President Xi Jinping positioned himself as a protector of free trade and globalization. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump didn't attend the forum, but his anti-globalist rhetoric was criticized multiple times by the Chinese president.