Georgia votes on turning West, not East

By |junij 25th, 2020|cyber security, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Nato, News, Russia|

Despite the Russian occupation, COVID-19 and the economic recession in the world, Georgia continues to strengthen its democracy – the government is currently preparing for Parliamentary elections scheduled for October 2020, writes Archil Talakvadze.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Georgia votes on turning West, not East

Georgia votes on turning West, not East

By |junij 25th, 2020|cyber security, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Nato, News, Russia|

Despite the Russian occupation, COVID-19 and the economic recession in the world, Georgia continues to strengthen its democracy – the government is currently preparing for Parliamentary elections scheduled for October 2020, writes Archil Talakvadze.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Georgia votes on turning West, not East

Western democracy is still advancing: Just look at Georgia

By |junij 22nd, 2020|Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Georgian Dream, Neighbourhood policy, News|

For every Hong Kong, with all the difficulties played out in the global media, there is a Georgia where the slow advance and entrenchment of liberal democracy is often barely witnessed beyond the Western Embassies in Tbilisi, argues Andrew Rosindell....

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Western democracy is still advancing: Just look at Georgia

Western democracy is still advancing: Just look at Georgia

By |junij 22nd, 2020|Eastern Partnership, Georgia, Georgian Dream, Neighbourhood policy, News|

For every Hong Kong, with all the difficulties played out in the global media, there is a Georgia where the slow advance and entrenchment of liberal democracy is often barely witnessed beyond the Western Embassies in Tbilisi, argues Andrew Rosindell....

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Western democracy is still advancing: Just look at Georgia

Ukraine ambassador offers preview of Eastern Partnership virtual meeting

By |junij 18th, 2020|Eastern Partnership, justice reform, News, Ukraine|

EU and Eastern Partnership (EaP) heads of state and governments as well as European institution leaders are meeting via video link today (18 June) to underline the strategic importance of the partnership and discuss  long-term objectives.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ukraine ambassador offers preview of Eastern Partnership virtual meeting

It is time for the EU to build security partnerships with its neighbours

By |junij 18th, 2020|Abkhazia, Crimea annexation, cyber-attacks, Eastern Partnership, Eastern Ukraine crisis, frozen conflicts, Georgia, Mediterranean, Moldova, Nato, News, South Ossetia, Transnistria, Ukraine|

As the EU is discussing the way to develop the Eastern Partnership policy for the decade ahead, it is time for the EU to finally become more ambitious about the security dimension of this partnership, three former Eastern Partnership foreign...

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Azeri official points at ‘mafia’ as obstacle to solving Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

By |maj 14th, 2020|Armenia, Azerbaijan, coronavirus, Eastern Partnership, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, Non-Aligned Movement, Organised Crime, OSCE|

In an exclusive interview, a high official of Azerbaijan pointed at mafia-type relations between the unrecognized authorities of Nagorno-Karabakh and the government in Armenia as an obstacle for solving the long-lasting conflict. Hikmat Hajiev, head of...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Azeri official points at ‘mafia’ as obstacle to solving Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

EU’s Strategic Sovereignty start in Eastern Europe

By |maj 11th, 2020|Eastern Partnership, Moldova, News, Ukraine|

While European societies take stock on the impact the COVID-19 pandemic on the EU, it has been increasingly common to hear that the pandemic proved the need for the EU to be more strategically sovereign. No doubt about that. But the real test for EU power and its strategic sovereignty won’t be in masks, but on how the EU deals with external problems, not least in its neighbourhood, write Nicu Popescu and Gustav Gressel.

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Georgian ambassador: Eastern Partnership communication ‘weak’ on political signalling

By |maj 4th, 2020|borderisation, coronavirus, disinformation, Eastern Partnership, Georgia, News|

The European Commission’s recently presented objectives for the Eastern Partnership (EaP) post-2020 were strong on content but "very clearly weak on political signalling," the head of Georgia's mission to the EU told EURACTIV in an interview.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Georgian ambassador: Eastern Partnership communication ‘weak’ on political signalling

EU foreign affairs chief to turn to Europe’s East after COVID-19

By |april 23rd, 2020|Eastern Partnership, Josep Borrell, Libya, News, Sergei Lavrov, Ukraine|

The European Union's top diplomat, Josep Borrell, confirmed that his first visit following the easing of coronavirus-related restrictions will be to Ukraine, in a bid to affirm the EU's leadership in the region.

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