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Karelia, Kola Peninsula: the importance of northern territories for Russia

From Finland, NATO forces would be able to threaten Russian military infrastructure in the Kola Peninsula and the arctic region, estimated to be one...

Chinese youth from the origins to Xi Jinping’s era

On the 100th anniversary of the Communist Youth League's founding, Xi Jinping started his important speech underlining how “youth gives rise to infinite hope, and...

Qatar’s soft power: creating the image of an open and peaceful country

Despite its position and size, Qatar has managed to punch above its weight on many regional matters and pursue a balanced and independent foreign...

What lies behind Cardinal Zen’s arrest?

On May 11th, Hong Kong witnessed the arrest of a number of civil society and opposition figures, including Cardinal Joseph Zen, accused of having...

Lights and shadows in Pakistan’s political turmoil

The origins of the massive political crisis, which led to the Prime Minister Imran Khan's dismissal, are numerous and have been unfolding for weeks One...

What’s going on in Sri Lanka?

Three years after a terrorist assault that was deemed one of the world's most horrific disasters, Sri Lanka is once again facing a deep...

No business as usual for Russia? The international community is divided

Despite the Western efforts, Russia still plays a role as an international protagonist on the world stage, and the U.S. call to stop offering...

Hong Kong, a sheriff as Chief Executive?

On May 8, after a postponement due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Hongkongers will have a new city’s governor who, most likely, will be John Lee,...

Algeria is expected to become Italy’s top gas supplier

Last Monday the Italian government signed an agreement with the Algerian government to increase the supply of natural gas starting from the next months....

The tunisian crisis between populism and authoritarianism

In order to understand the current institutional and democratic crisis in Tunisia, it is necessary to trace a few steps back “Tunisia is a sovereign...

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