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Category Archive: allpost, Europe

Isolated Iran Finds Bosom Buddies In West

Aleppo is faced with a massive humanitarian tragedy, heavy massacres and the threat of genocide. …

How Macedonia Is Leading on the Refugee Crisis

In little more than a year, millions of desperate refugees have fled from the wars in Syria and Iraq. Many hundreds of thousands have reached European shores, with their distressing plight broadcast...

The far Right is far from finished in Austria

Across European capitals, there was a sigh of relief when Norbert Hofer conceded his defeat to Alexander Van der Bellen in Austria’s presidential election on Sunday. No wonder. This was not an...

What’s Next for France after Fillon’s Primary Victory

The tsunami of populism, nationalism, and antiestablishment sentiment, exemplified by the Brexit referendum and U.S. presidential election, may break again in France’s two-round presidential...

Ukraine’s Most Overlooked Reform Could Bring in Billions

Of the key battles fought in post-Maidan Ukraine, the one over land reform attracts little attention. That’s a shame, too. Parliament’s unwillingness to allow the sale of private farmland “is...

Refugee Crisis: Europe Must Find a Humane and Dignified Response

The journey of a refugee is one of endurance, as successive emotional and physical hazards causes yet another blow to their health and wellbeing. It begins in their home countries, where traumatic...

The German Nationality Regime and the Rights of Foreigners in Germany

Each state develops a citizenship definition according to its cultural values and historic phenomena. The citizenship definitions across the world can be categorized into three main groups. The first...

OPEC’s Challenge

In September, in a concerted effort to stem the fall in oil prices and accelerate the rebalancing of the global market, the Organization for Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) announced the...

Trump’s Ambivalence Towards NATO Could Backfire

Trump’s election as the 45th president of the US, seemingly against all odds, raises many questions and uncertainties about the direction of his foreign and domestic policies One issue with wide...

Wanted: A dose of sympathy for Turkey

Turks are angry with the West. Why, they ask, have there been no expressions of empathy for the trauma their country has suffered? Why has nobody applauded their successful defeat of a coup attempt...