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EU role in areas of conflict comes under scrutiny
Mar03

EU role in areas of conflict comes under scrutiny

Europe’s role in neighbouring areas of ongoing conflict came under scrutiny at a London meeting called to consider the topic, ‘The Europeans and interventionism: all or nothing.’ European opinion is increasingly divided on how to respond to multiple threats emanating from areas contiguous to EU territory, the spectre of the Islamic State/ISIL terror franchise reaching out to Europe’s impressionable young and...

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EBRD backs Azeri book project
Feb05

EBRD backs Azeri book project

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is aiding a book promotion and literary project in Azerbaijan alongside assistance from the European Union. EBRD’s Small Business Support (SBS) in Azerbaijan, funded by the European Union, has helped more than 800 companies in the country since its launch in 2003. The literary project is the brainchild of Nigyar Kocharli (photo) and centres on Ali and Nino, a book about romance...

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Iran volte face leaves questions unanswered

The current diplomatic thaw between Europe and Iran, universally welcomed, leaves many questions unanswered, most pressing amongst those being the fate of the numerous victims of international sanctions on ordinary citizens, small to large businesses and banks. Until recently European opinions were being primed for an attack on Iran and a regime change. A British Foreign Office statement on the reopening of the British embassy in...

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