Friday, June 21, 2024

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Through stories from crisis areas and thoughts on international news, I will help you to understand some of the main contemporary conflicts. You’ll find insights, ideas, questions, comments and updates.

Ukraine. The battlefield between Russia and the West

Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said there are more than 100,000 Russian troops in Crimea and near the border with Eastern Ukraine. The numbers are higher than those given in recent days by Kiev. The war in Eastern Ukraine started seven...

10 years of war in Syria. What about us?

The war in Syria started as a popular uprising but very quickly turned into something different: a multi-layer conflict where various actors, internal and external, used and exploited the...

United States and Turkey. A difficult relationship

It is not yet clear what will be the policy of the Biden administration in the Middle East. For now, the White House has reduced its support for Saudi...

Ukraine. The battlefield between Russia and the West

Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said there are more than 100,000 Russian troops in Crimea...

10 years of war in Syria. What about us?

The war in Syria started as a popular uprising but very quickly turned into something different: a multi-layer conflict where various actors, internal and...

United States and Turkey. A difficult relationship

It is not yet clear what will be the policy of the Biden administration in the Middle East. For now, the White House has...