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Towards Armageddon? The EU, the Ukraine war, and its collaterals

  Klaus Dräger (*) 25 October 2022 This English version of Wat doet de oorlog in Oekraïne met de EU? (Ander Europa, 11/10/2022) was published on Defend Democracy Press (23/10/22).…

Sweden and Finland joining NATO

H. Michiel 13 May 2022 (This English translation of Zweden en Finland bij de NATO … was published on Defend Democracy Press) Looking back over the last 30 years, since…

Dangerous gas smell around Ukraine

Herman Michiel (*) 11 February 2022   “If Russia invades Ukraine, the pipeline between Russia and Germany will not become operational. There will be no more Nord Stream 2. We…

Human Rights Day?

10 December 2021   December 10th is ‘Human Rights Day’. On this day in 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted. It is very cynical that today of…

The election defeat of Die Linke

Herman Michiel (*) 20 October 2021   In the Bundestag elections of 26 September, Germany’s left party Die Linke achieved a dire result. Some 2.3 million people voted for the…

Die Wahlniederlage der Partei Die Linke

Herman Michiel (*) 20. Oktober 2021     Bei den Bundestagswahlen am 26. September hat Die Linke ein katastrophales Ergebnis erzielt. Nur 2,3 Millionen Menschen stimmten für die Partei, 2…

Afghanistan: Drawing the lessons

by Herman Michiel 17 August 2021   We saw Taliban troops parade in the presidential palace in Kabul, from which President Ashraf Ghani fled abroad. The largely US-educated professor and…

Fighter jets as a European project

by Herman Michiel (*) 23 June 2021   You can’t be blamed if the acronym FCAS doesn’t mean anything to you. FCAS stands for ‘Future Combat Air System’, and is…