Conflict & Diplomacy

16 May 2019
Summit Exposes Strains in EU Eastern Policy Premium

The party to celebrate 10 years of the Eastern Partnership ended on a low note.

By Ky Krauthamer
8 May 2019
Viktor Orban’s East-West Balancing Act Premium

The Hungarian premier is banking – in more ways than one – on strengthening ties with all the great powers.

By Ky Krauthamer
30 April 2019
Russian Military Spending Falls for Second Year Premium

Russia still pumps more economic output into defense spending than almost any other country.

25 April 2019
Ukraine Condemns Putin’s Donbas Citizenship Offer Premium

Kremlin move could deflect new Ukrainian president’s calls for face to face peace talks.

Volodymyr Zelenskiy
23 April 2019
Moscow Extends Cautious Welcome to Ukraine’s President-Elect Premium

Few in Russian political circles will lose any sleep over incumbent Petro Poroshenko’s humiliating defeat.

19 April 2019
Polish ‘Fort Trump’ Could Become Reality Premium

Warsaw seeks a permanent American base on its soil. Meanwhile, it’s generously funding far-right self-defense groups.

18 April 2019
Russian Death Squad in Custody, Ukraine Spy Chief Claims Premium

Dramatic announcement could boost Petro Poroshenko’s standing days before the presidential runoff.

17 April 2019
A Tale of Two Summits

China’s meetup with Central and East European countries was a stark contrast to the earlier EU-China event.

By Martin Ehl
15 April 2019
Separate Commemorations for Victims of Jasenovac Concentration Camp Premium

Croatia has also been the target of spying allegations made by Slovenia in the wake of failed border agreement in the Adriatic Sea.

WTO headquarters
9 April 2019
Russia Wins Landmark ‘National Security’ Ruling at WTO Premium

Decision could undermine Washington’s rationale for slapping tariffs on close allies.




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