The EU has called for the release of a vlogger arrested in Belarus in May, as the challenges to the more than 25 year-long rule of the country’s strongman Alexander Lukashenko mount in the run-up to the presidential election in...
Belarus on Tuesday (22 May) appointed its first ambassador to Sweden for almost six years, resolving a bitter diplomatic spat over a pro-democracy stunt involving teddy bears.
The EU should apply a pragmatic approach to the Eastern Partnership but it cannot gamble with its own basic values and principles, warns Pavel Havlíček. Pavel Havlíček is an analyst at the Association for International Affairs (AMO) in Prague. On 24 November 24, Brussels hosted the fifth summit of Eastern Partnership (EaP) since its emergence […]
Expectations were high for the 5th Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit, after the EaP had receded into the background with the migration flows coming from the Southern Neighbourhood. Sadly, new creative powers were not noticeable, writes Miriam Kosmehl.