The future of EU-US-Iran relations

The US withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Iran in May 2018 was not the end of the political disagreement between the EU, the US, and Iran. The US administration …

The Prague Spring: why not to forget

This week, the Czechs and the Slovaks commemorated the 50th anniversary of Operation Danube, the Soviet invasion into Czechoslovakia in August 1968, ending the Prague Spring. This military intervention ended …

The tech arms race

Some claim the latest trade war is part of the newest arms race: the tech arms race. This arms race is, according to many, a battle between the US and …

The 16+1 platform – an obstacle for the EU?

Since several decades, the Western world has been criticizing the Chinese expansion on the African continent, where the Chinese pour financial aid without imposing any democratic clause to developing countries’ …

Trouble in paradise

Macron defeated Le Pen. Merkel managed to avert a political crisis in Germany. And since both got (back) in power the time seemed to have come for the Franco-German alliance …