Zoekresultaten voor 'russia'

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  1. The newest EU-“associates”: Moldova, Georgia and Ukraine. - Dossier

    Moldova has been increasing its political and economic ties with the European Union since the signature of the Association Agreement on June 27 th , alongside Ukraine and Georgia. In comparison to the turmoil created in Ukraine by its rapprochement with the European Union, very little attention has been given to...

  2. Ukrainian crisis talks in Berlin : progress made but no ceasefire - Dossier

    An emergency summit was held on Sunday August 17th between Foreign Ministers of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany in Berlin. It was the second round of talks over the Ukrainian crisis after the last summit that was held on April 17 th in Geneva. Although progress emerged about the Russian humanitarian convoy’s...

  3. To Censor or Not to Censor, That is the Question - Dossier

    In his annual Direct Line on Thursday, June 7 th , Russia’s President Vladimir Putin dedicated four hours to addressing complaints, questions and concerns by Russian citizens on live television. The questions were submitted on a rolling basis per text message, through the website moskva-putinu.ru or on live video...

  4. Mass protests continue in Serbia: interview with activist Miloš Djajić - Dossier

    By Merel Maurits Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić, Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), is under pressure as the protests against him and his government are continuing. Every Saturday, since the 8 th of December 2018, thousands of people are marching peacefully throughout Belgrade to protest against violence in the...

  5. Poroshenko set to win Ukrainian presidential elections - Dossier

    With a majority of the votes counted, presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko seems to be the new president of Ukraine. Early presidential elections were held in Ukraine on Sunday 25 May as former president Yanukovych was ousted by the EuroMaidan revolution on 22 February. Poroshenko is expected to become president of...

  6. Gaat het wel goed met Poetin? - Dossier

    Russen lijken weer meer te demonsteren. Hoe komt dat? Gaat het wel goed met Poetin? Zit hij nog even stevig in het zadel als bij zijn verkiezing in 2012? Of komen er steeds meer barstjes? 2012: Sneeuw revolutie Het ging niet goed met Poetin. Zijn populariteit daalde en bereikte in 2013 een dieptepunt van 54%. Ook zijn...

  7. Syria's President Assad sweeps 'non-election' - Dossier

    This week Syrian President Bashar al-Assad won a new seven-year term with nearly 90 percent of the vote. The elections were only held in the areas that are controlled by the government which are mostly in the north-west of the country, centred around the city of Hama and Damascus. Tens of thousands took to the streets...

  8. Tension rises in Nagorno-Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan - Dossier

    Caucasus is under strain of renewed tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh. An outbreak of fighting in Azerbaijan’s breakaway region left more than fifteen soldiers dead, while both Armenian and Azeri government accused each other of fuelling clashes.  Recent events...

  9. Situation in Ukraine worsens as Russian convoy moves towards frontier - Dossier

    The crisis in Ukraine has entered its sixth month in August. From a national opposition between Ukrainian supporters of the country’s integration to the EU’s Eastern Partnership and followers of the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union,  the crisis has gradually moved into a international political deadlock...

  10. Possible ceasefire after four days of heavy fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh - Dossier

    On April 5th a ceasefire was reached between Azerbaijan and separatist forces in the Nagorno-Karabakh region. On April 2nd intense fighting broke out in the Armenian populated Nagorno-Karabakh enclave inside Azerbaijan. Although this is not the first violation of the truce, signed in 1994 by both Armenia and...