Politics

15 December 2017
President Putin Presents Candidate Putin Premium

At annual Q&A session, Russian leader slights opposition, says he has led the country out of its troubles, and has good words for Donald Trump.

 
13 December 2017
The Right Man at the Right Time? Premium

If they prove successful, the newly appointed prime minister’s plans could bring PiS the popularity boost it needs to cement its rule.

By Martin Ehl
 
12 December 2017
Polish, Ukrainian Leaders to Hold Icebreaker Meeting Premium

Relations have deteriorated as the national narratives of each side collide head-on.

 
11 December 2017
Saakashvili Appears in Kyiv Court Premium

The former Georgian leader’s chief accusers are themselves blamed for undermining Ukraine’s corruption-fighting agencies.

 
8 December 2017
Polish PM Steps Down in Party Reshuffle Premium
Ruling party supremo Kaczynski seen as pulling strings to bring in a more managerial figure at the head of the government.
 
7 December 2017
Far-Right Hungarian MEP Charged with Espionage for Russia Premium

Bela Kovacs said he would quit his party Jobbik in order to avoid the case being used as a political tool in the upcoming elections.

 

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Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018

The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.

 

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