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Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference

May 12, 2016 09:00 AM

 

The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that the Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference  will be held on May 12th. The conference will feature a number of the best China...


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BRIEFS

April 29, 2016

Germany: Do Terrorists Want to Target Europe’s Nuclear Facilities?

Alexander Sehmer

German newspapers reported this month that documents about a German nuclear facility were found at the Brussels apartment of alleged Paris...

Category: Terrorism Monitor, Brief, Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Military/Security, Terrorism, Foreign Policy, Europe, North Africa, Iraq

Lukashenka’s Report to the Nation: Rhetoric Versus Reality

April 27, 2016

On April 21, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka delivered his annual “report to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly [parliament].” When speaking about the economy, Lukashenka did not use the words “crisis” or even...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, Europe, Belarus

Ukraine’s New Government Expected to Continue Reforms

April 27, 2016

On April 14, Ukraine’s parliament replaced the cabinet of unpopular Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk with one headed by Volodymyr Hroysman, who had served as parliament speaker since November 2014. A former mayor of President...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Economics, Europe, Ukraine

[Hot Issue] Recent Attacks Illuminate the Islamic State’s Europe Attack Network

April 27, 2016

The recent major terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels represent a watershed moment not just for the Islamic State (IS), but for the entire jihadist movement. The attacks mark the first time that a single jihadist network has...

Category: Global Terrorism Analysis, Home Page, Featured, Hot Issue, Foreign Policy, Military/Security, Terrorism, Europe, Iraq, Syria

Romania Bidding for Influence in Moldova (Part Three)

April 26, 2016

*To read Part One, please click here.

*To read Part Two, please click here.

 

Although its power seems firmly entrenched, Vlad Plahotniuc’s government needs some external legitimacy and urgent financial support. Romania seems...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Europe, Moldova , Romania

Romania Bidding for Influence in Moldova (Part Two)

April 26, 2016

*To read Part One, please click here.

 

Romania has surged as a political player in the Republic of Moldova in recent months, for the first time in a quarter-century (see Part One in EDM, April 22). Two inter-related...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Domestic/Social, Europe, Moldova , Romania

Romania Bidding For Influence In Moldova (Part One)

April 22, 2016

For the first time since the fall of communism in Romania and the Soviet Union (1989, 1991), Romania has become an active contestant for influence in its own right in the Republic of Moldova. This policy has come about suddenly,...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Europe, Moldova

Are Moldovan Consumers Financing Transnistrian Separatism?

April 21, 2016

The “leader” of the separatist Moldovan region of Transnistria, Evgheni Shevchuk, met with Russia Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, in Moscow, on April 14. No official press statement followed, other than a few lines by...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Economics, Europe, Moldova , Russia

Police Mission in Ukraine’s East: An OSCE Milestone?

April 20, 2016

Ukraine wants the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) to consider deploying an international, armed police mission in the secessionist Donetsk-Luhansk territory. The declared rationale is to provide...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Europe, Ukraine, Russia

Ukraine Seeks Armed Police Mission of OSCE in Donetsk-Luhansk

April 20, 2016

Ukraine is asking for an international, armed police mission under Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) auspices, to be deployed in the secessionist Donetsk-Luhansk territory. Russia and its local proxies...

Category: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Europe, Ukraine, Russia

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Ukraine

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Ukraine’s New Government Expected to Continue Reforms

April 27, 2016 05:18 PM

On April 14, Ukraine’s parliament replaced the cabinet of unpopular Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk with one headed by Volodymyr Hroysman, who had served as parliament speaker since November 2014. A...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Domestic/Social, Economics, Europe, Ukraine
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Belarus

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Lukashenka’s Report to the Nation: Rhetoric Versus Reality

April 27, 2016 05:20 PM

On April 21, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka delivered his annual “report to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly [parliament].” When speaking about the economy, Lukashenka did not use the...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Economics, Europe, Belarus
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Moldova

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Romania Bidding for Influence in Moldova (Part Three)

April 26, 2016 03:41 PM

*To read Part One, please click here.

*To read Part Two, please click here.

 

Although its power seems firmly entrenched, Vlad Plahotniuc’s government needs some external legitimacy and urgent...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Europe, Moldova , Romania
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Baltics

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Russian Jets Fly Close to US Ship and Recon Aircraft Over Baltic Sea

April 21, 2016 04:02 PM

Last week (April 12), two Russian Su-24 bombers closely overflew the guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook, in the Baltic Sea, in international airspace. The incident happened relatively close to...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Featured, Military/Security, Domestic/Social, Baltics, Russia
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Balkans

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A Comeback for South Stream?

March 23, 2016 04:33 PM

When Moscow abruptly terminated the South Stream natural gas pipeline project in December 2014 (see EDM, December 17, 2014), that decision left all of Russia’s potential partners in the Balkans in...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Energy, Foreign Policy, Russia, Balkans, Europe, Featured
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Bulgaria

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Izborsky Club Says Moscow Must Block Alliance of Baltic–Black Sea States

February 23, 2016 06:20 PM

Twenty-five years ago, Moscow’s massive nuclear weapons stockpile could not prevent the Soviet Union from falling apart, because of a conjunction of domestic problems and opposition from abroad, the...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Europe, Baltics, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Central Europe, Russia
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Romania

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Romania Bidding for Influence in Moldova (Part Three)

April 26, 2016 03:41 PM

*To read Part One, please click here.

*To read Part Two, please click here.

 

Although its power seems firmly entrenched, Vlad Plahotniuc’s government needs some external legitimacy and urgent...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Vlad’s Corner, Home Page, Domestic/Social, Foreign Policy, Europe, Moldova , Romania
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Western Europe

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Political Calculations Behind Italy’s Campaign Against European Sanctions on Russia

April 18, 2016 04:32 PM

From the outset, the Italian government has been among the most tepid enforcers of the European Union’s sanctions against Russia. And as the impact of Western sanctions has reportedly negatively...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Europe, Russia, Western Europe
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Central Europe

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Izborsky Club Says Moscow Must Block Alliance of Baltic–Black Sea States

February 23, 2016 06:20 PM

Twenty-five years ago, Moscow’s massive nuclear weapons stockpile could not prevent the Soviet Union from falling apart, because of a conjunction of domestic problems and opposition from abroad, the...


Cat: Eurasia Daily Monitor, Home Page, Foreign Policy, Europe, Baltics, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Central Europe, Russia
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