Zoekresultaten voor 'russia'

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  1. Ukraine criminalizes pro-EU movement by passing antiprotest law - Dossier

    On 16 January Ukraine’s parliament passed a sweeping antiprotest law that criminalizes almost every aspect of the pro-EU protest movement . Pro-government Party of Regions (PoR) politicians defended the new measures, saying they protected the public against protests that endanger public safety or the smooth...

  2. Montenegro chose NATO in the recent parliamentary elections - Dossier

    The Democratic Party of Socialists (DPS) of the current Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic won the parliamentary elections in Montenegro on 16 October. DPS has been in power since 1991 and this time received 41% of the votes. Djukanovic labeled these elections as a choice between NATO and Russia. Out of 81 seats in the...

  3. 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...

  4. UPDATED - Malaysian MH17 crash : anger grows as investigations stagnate - Dossier

    This article has been updated to take into account the latest developments on the issue. UPDATES (29 July) - EU and US agree to increase sanctions against Russia . The decision takes places while concerns raise about Russia’s potential intervention in Ukraine. They should start targeting whole sectors, and no longer...

  5. 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...

  6. Solidariteitsboodschap naar de Russische Yabloko - Dossier

    De PvdA en de Foundation Max van der Stoel hebben een solidariteitsboodschap gezonden naar de Russische  Verenigde Democratische Partij Yabloko. Aanleiding hiervoor was de arrestatie van Evgeny Vitishko, een lid van de actiegroepering Environmental Watch on North Causcasus (EWNC). De milieuactivist Vitishko was één...

  7. 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...

  8. Politiek Café Oekraïne - Kalender

    Kom 18 juni en praat mee!  --------------------------------------------------- Tuesday evening it’s time for a new political café at Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam, organised by Foundation Max van der Stoel. This time we will speak about the striking presidential elections in Ukraine, and the campaign of newly...

  9. 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...

  10. Updated: Ceasefire in Ukraine agreed in Minsk - Dossier

    Update: It seems like the truce in Ukraine is fading away, as fighting continues after the ceasefire took into effect on the 15th of February. Heavy fighting is seen around Debaltseve, whereas other regions remain quite calm. Debaltseve sits on a railway junction , and is therefore a very strategic position to...