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Will defunding Hungary and Poland backfire?

Since 2014, when the European Union last adopted its seven-year budget, the governments of Poland and Hungary have been captured by populists wh...

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A new keeper of Putin’s secrets

Since the fall of the Soviet Union, political power within the Kremlin has followed the logic of musical chairs. Factotums surface and then disa...

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Putin ‘thanks’ Russians at inauguration while his police beats them up across the country

There are only two countries in Europe whose leaders have been continuously in power for about two decades, and both are dictatorships. In Belar...

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Celebrity composer of Latvian descent takes on fake news and Russian foreign policy

The music of the Latvian-born and internationally renowned composer Eugene Birman has been described as ‘high drama’ and ‘inte...

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Grim spectre of Karl Marx’s teaching

Toomas Hiio, Director of Research at the Estonian Institute of Historical Memory The passing of 200 years sin...

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Putin’s main plan is to make the world safe for Russia and Russia safe for Putin

In late March, Edward Lucas, a prominent British expert on the Baltics and Senior Vice President of the Centre for European Policy Analysis, an ...

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Putin’s pyrrhic victory

Vladimir Putin’s reelection to a fourth term as Russia’s president was a foregone conclusion. The Kremlin undoubtedly orchestrated b...

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How to avoid a US-China trade war

The announcement by the Trump administration that the United States will sanction China for intellectual-property theft is the latest salvo in a...

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What Putin won in Russia’s election

At the beginning of his presidency in the early 2000s, Vladimir Putin was a pro-Western island in a sea of anti-Western Russian elites. As I obs...

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Defiant bestselling author: Lithuania left the Soviet Union, but it’s never left the Lithuanian mentality

Not so long ago, the Lithuanian author Ruta Vanagaite experienced all the trappings of a best-selling author. Her incredibly popular books flew ...

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