Kazakhstan will remain ‘locomotive’ of Eurasian integration – President

By |februar 17th, 2020|Afghanistan, Belt and Road Initiative, Central Asia, China, EU-Kazakhstan relations, Eurasian economic union, foreign fighters, Kassym Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, News, Russia, United States|

Kazakhstan and Russia, which are among the founders of the EAEU, will continue to remain the “locomotives” of Eurasian integration, Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said at the Munich Security Conference on Friday (15 February). Tokayev, who was elected last June...

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Munich Security Conference – Day #3

By |februar 17th, 2020|defence and security, European Union, Germany, Josep Borrell, Middle East peace process, MSC2020, Munich security conference, Nancy Pelosi, News, Palestine, United States, Ursula von der Leyen|

As high-ranking security leaders gather in Bavaria for the annual Munich Security Conference this weekend, EURACTIV gives you a glimpse into what is driving the conversation on foreign, defence and security policy. Here’s Day 3 in a nutshell.

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Steinmeier in Munich: US, China, Russia undermine global order, trust

By |februar 14th, 2020|China, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, France, Frank Walter Steinmeier, Germany, MSC2020, Munich security conference, News, Russia, United States|

Germany's President Frank Walter Steinmeier accused Washington, Beijing and Moscow on Friday (14 February) of jeopardising the international order by stoking global mistrust and insecurity with a "great powers competition".

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Gazprom hopes bulk of US LNG flows to be diverted to China, not Europe

By |februar 12th, 2020|China, gazprom, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), News, Russia, United States|

Russian gas giant Gazprom hopes China rather than Europe will take the bulk of US LNG volumes after a trade deal between Washington and Beijing, a company official said.

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United States accuses WTO’s Appellate Body of overreach in dispute handling

By |februar 12th, 2020|China, Kazakhstan, News, United States, WTO, WTO reform|

The US Trade Representative's office on Tuesday (11 February) accused the World Trade Organization's Appellate Body, which decides trade disputes between member countries, of "persistent overreaching" and failure to comply with WTO rules.

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Confidence in NATO sharply declines in France, Germany, US, says study

By |februar 10th, 2020|Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, France, Germany, Nato, News, United States|

NATO's public image in the US and France worsened sharply after US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron questioned the value of the Western alliance, according to a new Pew Research Center study published on Monday (10 February).

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In post-Brexit push, Macron calls for joint European nuclear deterrence

By |februar 7th, 2020|Emmanuel Macron, INF Treaty, Iran, Iran nuclear deal, News, nuclear deterrence, Open Skies Treaty, Russia, United States|

Europeans should propose together "an international agenda of arms control" at a time when the existing treaties are questioned by other world powers and the nuclear arms race could resume, President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday as he laid out France...

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Why Belarus cannot replace Russian crude?

By |februar 7th, 2020|Belarus, Mike Pompeo, News, pipeline politics, Russia, United States|

A month has passed since Russia withheld its regular oil supplies to Belarus, and the country is not out of the woods yet. Mateusz Kubiak argues that any diversification is likely to remain limited.

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Russia says alarmed by US deployment of low-yield nuclear missiles

By |februar 6th, 2020|INF Treaty, low-yield nuclear weapons, News, nuclear arms, Russia, START treaty, United States, Vladimir Putin|

Russia is alarmed by the US Navy’s decision to deploy low-yield nuclear missiles on submarines since they heighten the risk of a limited nuclear war, a Russian official said on Wednesday (5 February).

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Huawei promises ‘Made in Europe’ 5G for EU

By |februar 5th, 2020|5G, China, Huawei, News, United States|

Chinese telecom giant Huawei said on Tuesday (4 February) it would set up manufacturing hubs in Europe, as it tries to fight off US pressure on EU nations to stop it from operating.

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