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19 Jun 2024
[Russia and Vietnam] were once on the same side of history, they shared the same ideology against Western capitalism and imperialism. And the legacy of shared ideology is... Al Jazeera

Huong Le Thu

Deputy Program Director, Asia
28 Maj 2024
For too long, allies clung to magical thinking about Russia's weakness and Ukraine's ability to force the Kremlin into talks with battlefield success. Newsweek

Alissa de Carbonnel

Deputy Program Director, Europe and Central Asia
5 Apr 2024
This is strategically important for the EU. It is necessary to avoid causing Turkey to drift further to other places. DW

Berkay Mandıracı

Senior Analyst, Türkiye
3 Apr 2024
Kosovo is winning the battle for control of its rebellious north, while hopes for normalisation between Pristina and Belgrade are fading . Bota Sot

Marko Prelec

Consulting Senior Analyst, Balkans
22 Feb 2024
If Ukraine doesn’t receive the weapons from the West that it needs to keep fighting … it doesn’t stand much of a chance. France 24

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