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photo of the crowd at a pro-democracy protest in Belarus

Belarus’ fight for democracy is crucial for Europe’s future

For nearly a year now, people in Belarus have been taking to the streets ...

poster calling to free Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny: Russian opposition – EU complacency?

6th Sense Staff Writer Maria Taskinen explores what the blacklisting of Alexei Navalny’s political ...

Time to choose? The dilemma of in-betweenness for Eastern Partnership countries

2020 has been a disruptive year for the EU’s Eastern neighbours Belarus, Azerbaijan and ...

The Nagorno-Karabakh War: Imperialism and ethnic violence in the South Caucasus

There exist several so-called ‘frozen conflicts’ in Eastern Europe which developed out of territorial ...

“Being a different soldier”: women, voluntary conscription and the Lithuanian Armed Forces

Author Beatričė Juškaitė has spoken to women who voluntarily pursue a 9-month military service, ...

The beginner’s guide on how to take advantage of a pandemic (European Edition)

Are you a government experiencing some difficulties in capturing state institutions? Are you part ...

Cheap shots: Just what the doctor ordered

European politics is in a bit of a mess – here we offer our ...