As elections approach in Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Rwanda, the entire Great Lakes region is bracing itself for a potential of a spike in conflict. This Brief assesses the situation in the DRC, where President Kabila is seeking to control the army, stifle opposition and civil society, and break free of donor pressure. What lessons can be drawn from the situation there?
In the media/comments
Nicu Popescu gave his views on the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.
New Eastern Europe
The EUISS Report 'Arab futures: three scenarios for 2025' was mentioned in the Moroccan outlet.
Nicu Popescu gave his thoughts on what the ceasefire agreement in Ukraine could mean for Moldova. (In Romanian)
Radio Free Europe
The EUISS Brief on cyber jihadists was mentioned in the article 'To fight jihadi lure, France takes the battle online'.
Christian Science Monitor