This Alert examines China’s elaborate celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of its victory in the Pacific War. What do they reveal about Beijing’s military priorities? And perhaps more importantly, what do they indicate about the country’s domestic politics?
In the media/comments
EUISS Brief 30 by Thierry Tardy was quoted in the article 'EU military operation against human smugglers shifts to 'active' phase'.
Nicu Popescu was interviewed for the article 'Cum s-a transformat „povestea de succes” a Moldovei în relația cu UE într-un eșec usturător pentru moldoveni'. (In Romanian)
Radio Free Europe
Florence Gaub was quoted in the article 'Comment vaincre militairement l’État islamique ?'.
Associate Analyst José Luengo-Cabrera was interviewed about the crisis in Burkina Faso.