Tag: EU

L’Invité D&B: Michael Weiss on How the Kremlin uses Western Institutions to undermine the West

I’m very tired of hearing Americans “what are we going to do about Russia?” What Americans really have to deal with is what we are going to do about ourselves, our own society, our own electorate. Michael Weiss at a Free Russia House event.

L’Invité D&B: Revival of the Moldova-EU relationship and the logic of alliances with the (pro-) European neighbors

Moldova moves over the handicaps left by the oligarchic regime. Relations with the EU, as with other Western countries, have quickly returned to normality and some new promises of support to Moldova have been initiated. The government of Maia Sandu inspires confidence in Brussels after a long period of unpredictability caused by previous governance between 2017-2019.

RFI: La Moldavie est-elle sortie de sa paralysie institutionnelle?

La démission du gouvernement soutenu par l'oligarque Vladimir Plahotniuc est le résultat d'une pression de l'opposition, ainsi que de la collaboration inédite des Occidentaux et des Russes. Elle ne résout pas toutes les questions.

L’Invité D&B: Visa liberalization in Moldova after five years: weaknesses of good governance and comparisons to Ukraine and Georgia

Georgia’s nervousness around the European concerns contrasts with the calm attitude of Moldova and Ukraine, which prefer to solve the departures related to the visa-free regime with minimum publicity

L’Invité D&B: Pro-EU reluctance versus Euroscepticism in the rhetoric of Moldova’s elections

The pro-European rhetoric is present in the electoral campaign of 2019, but to a lesser extent than in previous parliamentary elections - it is now restricted to foreign policy - by Dionis Cenusa.

La Libre Belgique: Implications géopolitiques de l’élection législative moldave

Les véritables problèmes des moldaves résident avant tout dans la pauvreté, la corruption et le manque de perspectives. Il n'empêche: l'élection d'aujourd'hui revêt une dimension géopolitique non-négligeable.

L’Invité D&B: Adaptability of Russian factor in Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia in European integration context

Owing to the existence of pro-Russian parties that are ready to reach agreements with for now unknown concessions, Russia’s prospects in Moldova are clearly superior to those it can pursue in Georgia or Ukraine...

L’Invité D&B: Ten forecasts for 2019: Reconfiguration of European agenda in Moldova and the rule of law crisis in EU

Elections are nearing in Moldova. It is a crucial moment for the country's democracy and its European course - by Dionis Cenusa

Le Temps : Le Kosovo se dote d’une armée et fâche la Serbie

Un article publié dans Le Temps, le 14 décembre 2018, avec Jean-Arnault Dérens Le Kosovo a son armée. Le parlement de Pristina a doté les «Forces de sécurité» du petit pays d’un véritable statut militaire. Belgrade s’étrangle de rage et l’OTAN condamne ce geste, pourtant soutenu par les États-Unis. La parade n’a pas duré bien ...