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Will the French Presidency Resolve the Issue of Enlargement in the Western Balkans?

  Will the French Presidency Resolve the Issue of Enlargement in the Western Balkans? Well-known as a sceptical state in relation to the enlargement of the European Union, France holds the presidency of the Council of the European Union for the first six months of 2022. There are a lot of...

China and Iran Strategic Partnership

China and Iran Strategic Partnership A deal struck in March 2021 between Iran and China concluding a strategic pact and binding both parties for a quarter of a century might be alarming for the West. This pact includes not only oil and gas but also military, intelligence and connectivity to...

Indo-Pacific: Defence Pact between Japan and Australia

Japan and Australia signed a historical defence pact on January 6th, 2022, during the virtual summit between Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. For Japan, the Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA) is only the second agreement of military character outside of cooperation with the United...

Central Asia: Religious Radicalism in Uzbekistan

The religious radicalisation of the younger generation has been a challenge in Uzbekistan for a few years already. Recently there was a surge of actions, where security forces acted against individuals but also smaller groups across the country. With the situation in the Middle East, especially in Syria calming...

Extremism across Western Balkans, Croatia and Slovenia – Assessing Threats in an Online Environment

Praha / Bratislava / Vienna, 20 November 2021South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO), Vienna, AUSTRIA in cooperation with Center for Security Analyses and Prevention (CBAP), Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC and Center for Analyses, Monitoring and Reporting (CAMR), Bratislava, SLOVAKIA organised in Belgrade, Serbia, a get-together meeting and decided to start...

South East Europe Media Forum

We are incredibly happy and grateful to announce that our member Fitore Fejza together with Arta Haxhixhemajli from Center for Security Analyses and Prevention have participated in the South East Europe Media conference (SEEMF2021) organized by SEEMO.The media conference for South East Europe took place in Belgrade and covered...

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How is the EU Dealing with Migration?

How is the EU Dealing with Migration? Analysis of Communication Paper on a European Agenda Migration and on a New Pact on Migration and Asylum Over...

New Tendencies on the Far–Right Scene in the Western Balkans. Mainstreaming the Extreme.

The research aims to analyze and map the far-right-wing groups´ development tendencies and behavior shifts in the Western Balkans. It targets to describe and introduce...

The Belt and Road, 16+1 Format, and the Global Gateway Strategy: Who Wants What?

Critical Analysis of the 16+1 format The 16+1 format was initiated by China to increase cooperation with Central and Eastern European Countries in three main...

The European Perspective for the Western Balkans

Membership in the European Union (EU) remains the political commitment of the Western Balkan states. The European perspective, however, obliges the aspiring states to...

Unrest in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region

Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region (GBAO) is an autonomous region in eastern Tajikistan, located in the Pamir Mountains. The area of the region makes up almost...