Zoekresultaten voor 'russia'

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  1. What we do - About us

    Democracy Our ideal: a world in which the democratic rights of all people are safeguarded. What we do We fight for fledgling democracies and for (social) democrats in countries where freedom is under pressure. The FMS supports the development of political parties by means of providing trainings for them at their...

  2. Presentation EF’s newest publication: Mapping The Western Balkans - Dossier

    On Thursday 19 October the publication of European Forum for Democracy and Solidarity (EF), “ Mapping The Western Balkans And The State Of Democracies In Transition: A Social Democratic Perspective” , was presented in the European Parliament. This publication was made possible with support of Party of European...

  3. Fake news in Roemenië - Dossier

    Het verspreiden van valse berichten om ontvangers daarvan te beïnvloeden is zo oud als de weg naar Rome. De communisten, van wie de erfenis nog steeds in Oost-Europa aanwezig is, lustten er wel pap van. Maar wat zijn de typisch Roemeense kanten van dit fenomeen? Ondergetekende viel jaren geleden in Rusland van zijn...

  4. 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...

  5. Gunmen attacked Russian embassy in Libya’s capital Tripoli - Dossier

    Gunmen attacked the Russian embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli on October 2nd, hours after news came out of a Russian woman who had been arrested and accused of killing a Libyan senior military official. A group of people tried to force their way into the building and opened fire. Diplomatic sources in Libya said...

  6. Ukraine coalition party quits after confidence motion - Dossier

    On 17 February the Batkivshchyna party of Yulia Tymoshenko pulled out of the ruling coalition in Ukraine after Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk survived a no-confidence vote in parliament just a day before. Despite having survived the motion the PM will have a difficult time as he has lost the President’s trust and...

  7. EU to launch accession talks with Serbia in January - Dossier

    The decision was announced after EU foreign policy chief, Catherine Ashton, presented a report, which said all the main elements of the April agreement with Kosovo had been taken forward “at an accelerated pace throughout these months and changes on the ground are now a part of everyday reality”. According to her,...

  8. Armenia’s Velvet Revolution - Dossier

    Armenia, a landlocked former Soviet republic in the southern Caucasus, broke all the stereotypes of civil involvement and influence on politics by becoming a role model of the most democratic country of the Caucasus region. For almost a month the Armenian people actively took a collective stand to have their voices...

  9. Five people convicted for the murder of Anna Politkovskaya - Dossier

    On Tuesday 20 May a court jury in Moscow convicted five men for the murder of rights activist and investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya in 2006. Three of the defendants had previously been acquitted of any involvement in the murder. The defendants all face life imprisonment and announced they will appeal.  ...

  10. Old nationalist causes new rifts between Serbia and Croatia - Dossier

    Yesterday the Croatian government has recalled his ambassador from Serbia for consultation after the war crimes suspect and leader of the Serbian Radical Party (SRS), Vojislav Seselj, burned the Croatian flag at a meeting in Belgrade. Seselj has been in custody from 2003 – when he voluntarily surrendered to the...