01 Aug 2022

The Modernisation of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT), a multilateral investment treaty on energy, is an ongoing process to better…

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28 Jul 2022

EU energy ministers’ recent ‘political agreement’ on natural gas was touted as an example of European unity and solidarity. It…

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20 Jul 2022

The assessment of France’s six-month Presidency of the Council has been mostly positive. It brokered a record 130 agreements and…

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12 Jul 2022

A tense debate is taking place on what to do about spiralling gas and oil prices. A special meeting of…

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11 Jul 2022

India’s continued economic relationship with Russia spikes fears in the West that India could facilitate the circumnavigation of sanctions against…

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07 Jul 2022

We may have to leave it to historians to tell us whether Boris Johnson was the worst British prime minister…

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28 Jun 2022

The European Council that took place on 23-24 June will be remembered for the historic decision to endorse Ukraine and…

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02 Jun 2022

Contrasting with its exclusion from the diplomatic high table prior to the war, the exercise of Russian aggression has allegedly…

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20 May 2022

Barely a week after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Georgia submitted its application to accede to the EU on 3 March,…

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12 May 2022

The Conference on the Future of Europe is over. It actually went well, at least when only considering the participatory…

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09 May 2022

This is the first Europe Day in a fundamentally changed world, with a new and completely different understanding of what…

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22 Apr 2022

Doubts are rife over whether the Russia sanctions are yielding much effect. Russia was sanctioned in 2014 after the illegal…

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