Central/Eastern Europe

War: will the geopolitical crisis make the European Union stronger?

In global affairs, we are getting used to crises: if not a pandemic, then inflation, an energy crisis, refugees, or even war. Politicians and experts often repeat a well-known refrain during crises: every crisis must […]

Central/Eastern Europe

1000 Belgian military trucks for Ukraine

It makes for quite a list. 15 March: Mateusz Morawiecki and Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Polish prime minister and deputy prime minister; Petr Fiala and Janez Jansa, Czech and Slovenian prime ministers. 1 April: Ingrida Šimonytė, prime […]

Ingrida Šimonytė

Experts see one serious rival to Šimonytė: “There is no one like the Prime Minister”

One crisis after another keeps falling on the shoulders of those in power. Some politicians are watching them and not expressing their opinion in public, while others are criticising or even raising the question of […]

Klaipėda Seaport
Central/Eastern Europe

Lukashenko threatens Lithuania again – this time over the port of Klaipėda

The illegitimate President of Belarus, Aliaksandr Lukashenko, has demanded tough measures in response to Lithuania’s takeover of Belarus’ shares in the port of Klaipėda, writing at lrytas.lt news portal. He expressed this position towards Lithuania […]