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The Vučić System
Following the analysis of the protest movements in Serbia in recent years, another analysis of political developments in Serbia is now available from Serbia's former ambassador to Indonesia, Jovan Jovanović.
The focus is on the development of democracy and the rule of law. What the author presents in detail about the "Vučić System" and backs up with numerous sources is as illuminating as it is sobering.
Ukraine and Moldova become EU candidate states – A historic decision in extraordinary times
In a show of rare speed and unity, the European Union on Friday 24 June accepted Ukraine and Moldova as candidates for EU membership. A European Council meeting of the 27 heads of state unanimously approved the bids of both countries and offered Georgia the European perspective. What was still a distant prospect before the 24th of February, became a political reality within 4 months - relative light speed for the Union.
Macron's defeat - an opportunity for Europe?
The French political landscape is shifting almost like tectonic plates in an earthquake. The president loses his majority for the first time in a long time. However, Macron can use the new balance of power in parliament to strengthen and gain more acceptance among the population. France has a chance through coalitions to become fitter and more agile for an increasingly complex future.
Georgian Government fails Country’s Historic EU Membership Candidacy Bid, What’s Next?
Today, the European Council announced the long-awaited conclusions on the EU Membership candidacy Status for Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia. The European Commission gave the green light to grant candidate status to Ukraine and Moldova, but limited Georgia to the European perspective, with the prospect of EU membership once all established priorities are fulfilled.
The Clash of Systems – Wie Afrikaner den Wettbewerb zwischen Europa und China auf ihrem Kontinent wahrnehmen
Over the past fifteen years, China has positioned itself as a major partner and investor in Africa. In infrastructure projects and trade in raw materials, China has displaced Europe as the most important partner on the continent.
Millions of internally displaced persons: How Ukraine Met the Major Humanitarian Challenge Caused by Russian Aggression
On 24 February 2022, the Russian war of aggression on Ukraine began. Millions of people were forced to flee their homes, either fleeing the fighting or fearing that they would be occupied by Russian soldiers and tortured, abused and murdered. According to estimates by international organisations and Ukrainian authorities, about 7-8 million Ukrainians were internally displaced in May 2022.
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