Zoekresultaten voor 'russia'

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  1. Report debate ‘Unrest in Ukraine’ - Dossier

    In Ukraine, tensions between the people on the street and the current government are increasing every day. Demonstrations have turned deadly and hundreds have been injured as demonstrators clash with the `Berkut` the riot police. Currently, president Yanukovich is put under pressure by the outraged people, by the...

  2. Bosnia-Serb referendum to create divisions in International Community - Dossier

    Republika Srpska (RS), Bosnia and Herzegovina's (BiH) Serb-dominated entity, is determined to continue their planned referendum about its entities annual public holiday on the 25th of September despite Bosnian and international warnings. BiH’s constitutional court has already ruled the day as discriminatory and thus...

  3. Pro-European parties in Moldova set for majority in parliamentary election - Dossier

    With over 89% of the votes counted in yesterday’s parliamentary election in Moldova, it seems that the pro-European political parties – currently in government – have managed to retain a majority : Liberal Democratic Party (PLDM) with 19,46% (24 seats, down from 32), Democratic Party (PDM) with 15,78% (19 seats,...

  4. 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...

  5. Interview with Leyla and Arif Yunus: Azeri dissidents and human rights activists - Dossier

    Leyla and Arif Yunus:  “Leaving the front line of your life-long fight as a refugee in your sixties is devastating” On 14 November, Foundation Max van der Stoel had the honour to meet Azeri dissidents and human rights activists Leyla and Arif Yunus. It has been one year since Arif was released from prison in...

  6. 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...

  7. Time to save the life of Nadia Savchenko is running out - Dossier

    ‘’Time to save the life of Nadia Savchenko is running out,’’ says the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Anne Brasseur. Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko is now on the 82 nd day of a hunger strike in a Russian jail. Savchenko has been charged with involvement in the death of Russian...

  8. Aankondiging: Movie-afternoon and Debate, Vladimir Putin’s long shadow - Dossier

    Date: Sunday 19 April 2015 Time: 15:00-18:00 (Doors open at 14:30) Location: Podium O950, Oostmaaslaan 950 (Rotterdam) We invite you to a film-screening – “Blinibioscoop” - and debate on Putin’s influence on Russia’s neighbouring states. The FMS will organize this event in cooperation with COVOR . During...

  9. UN Syria envoy Brahimi steps down - Dossier

    On Tuesday 13 May the Secretary-General of the United Nation, Ban Ki-moon, announced that the  Special Envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, will step down by the end of May. Brahimi expressed his regret for his inability to forge an international response to the violence in Syria. The 80-year-old Brahimi threatened to...

  10. Youth Summer Academy Eastern Europe takes place in Lviv, Ukraine - Dossier

    On 19-23 August the sixth annual Summer Academy organised by the British Labour Party, Foundation Max van der Stoel, European Forum for Democracy and Solidarity and partners in Ukraine from the New Social Democratic Platform was held Lviv, Ukraine. The Summer Academy is organised for young social democrats from...