All posts in Perspectives

  • Bulgaria and the Holocaust: The struggle for truth
    July 16, 2019, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It is a battle for historical truth, a battle against fake news, a battle against Holocaust distortion, and it is far from over. A battle provoked, in part, by a […]

  • Opinion: In the end, it was a backroom deal
    July 3, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

    It was an unexpected victory for Angela Merkel. It has been 50 years since we last had a German leading the European Commission, and if confirmed, Merkel ally and fellow […]

  • The strange influence of the Macedonian model
    May 9, 2019, by Vessela Tcherneva

    The presidential elections in North Macedonia last Sunday produced both a winner – pro-EU and pro-Nato candidate Stevo Pendarovski, a member of the Social Democratic Union of Macedonia (SDSM) – […]

  • Occupational hazards: The Russian military in Crimea
    April 17, 2019, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

    While its current disposition in Crimea is mainly defensive in nature, Russia’s military build-up on the peninsula could soon turn the Black Sea region into a security black hole. On […]