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EU officials are extremely worried
The author visited Kiev during the "Maidan" revolution. In this article he shares the stories of the people he met there and how their "revolution" was not a geopolitical game but a "revolution of dignity", based on human desires and hopes.
After months of peaceful protests, accompanied by regular beatings, bombings and knifings of journalists and protesters, the Ukrainians finally lost patience and started a Revolution.
President Viktor Yanukovych had ceded to seal $15 billion of Russian financial aid and a one-third discount on energy imports.
Romania is on fire, with continuous protests in all major cities for the last weeks, due to the criticised mining project of the Rosia Montana Gold Corporation in the Apuseni …
This summer we have witnessed major riots in Turkey, puting the Erdogan government in a very difficult position. What started as a simple, single protest in Istanbul, soon escalated into…
Major protests in both Turkey and Greece give us the opportunity to gain some insights by comparing the situation in both countries
What are the reasons behind the protests in Bulgaria?
The on-going demonstrations in Turkey the start of an Arab spring-like movement, or a minor incident?
The protests represent an ultra-conservative side of the Greek mentality that found fertile ground to spread with the economic crisis
What was supposed to be a peaceful demonstration against building a shopping center in Istanbul, has become a national revolution after the extremely violent response from the Turkish authorities.