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Baltic States are desperate to increase their influence in Europe

By Lukas Ramonas on Friday, August 14, 2020

The United States and the European Union harshly condemned the incumbent the president of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko for the situation with the riots and supported the protesters. In this situation, you need to understand that Washington is acting by the same methods as during the recent protests in other regions of the world – in Hong Kong and Kiev. In any disorder, there are acts of violence on both sides.…

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul braces for possible visit from North Korea’s Kim

Friday, December 14, 2018

Speculation that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon visit Seoul for the first time has sparked debate in South Korea over how to allow citizens to express often strongly held views while preventing any international incidents. To pull off the summit he wants – full of inspiring imagery of Korean unity and reconciliation – President Moon Jae-in needs to walk a fine line between providing sufficient security for…