President Emmanuel Macron

French laïcité and Islam: A historical Understanding of the Islamic Question in France

The French government’s rapid action concerning the radical Islamist separatism has spearheaded a worldwide debate on French brand of secularism, and whether it is...
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Armenia–Azerbaijan Conflict Over Nagorno-Karabakh, Explained

No end is in sight for the fierce conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed border territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. The region — internationally...
Armenian solder firing artillery

Ethnic Violence in Nagorno-Karabakh: A Tale of Frozen Conflict

Nagorno-Karabakh has taken international visibility in the recent months, with renewed clashes in the disputed region. Reports have highlighted that more than 500 people...
President Putin's meeting with Government members, on Aug. 11, 2020 via videoconference, at which he announced a conditionally registered vaccine against COVID-19

Russian COVID-19 Vaccine Has Permitted Putin to Weaponize the Anti-Vaxxers Movement

OXFORD, HONG KONG – On August 11, a wave of push notifications lit up screens all around the world: Vladimir Putin announced that a...
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The EU and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict – Why Can’t Europe Find Its Voice?

Since 2016 the EU Council has not been able to reach any significant conclusion on the Middle East peace process. Thus, the U.S. recognition...
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Turkey-Greece Standoff: What’s Happening in the Eastern Mediterranean?

After the recent discovery of hydrocarbons in the Eastern Mediterranean by Turkey and the neighboring Greece, tensions began to escalate between the two rivaling...
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Montenegro: Will Pro-Russian Parties Pursue Pro-Western Policy?

For the first time in 30 years, Montenegro’s ruling Democratic Party of Socialist (DPS) may be disempowered. According to the official election results, three...
Syrian refugees crossing the border of Hungary and Austria

Has Covid-19 Changed the UK’s Perception of the Migrant Crisis?

Covid-19 has challenged the world in many ways; from the devastating loss of life to the damaging economic impacts, no one could have predicted...

Belarus: Waiting for Destabilization

Presidential election in Belarus, scheduled for Aug. 9, will be the most interesting one in the past 26 years. President Alexander Lukashenko, who has...

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