This Alert, written in the wake of the presidential elections in Belarus which saw Alexander Lukashenko win a fifth term in office, examines the dilemma facing the EU as it alternates between carrot-and-stick tactics in its relations with ‘Europe’s last dictatorship’.
In the media/comments
The EUISS Brief on cyber jihadists was mentioned in the article 'To fight jihadi lure, France takes the battle online'.
Christian Science Monitor
Nicu Popescu was interviewed about the conflict in Ukraine and the impact of sanctions on Russia.
Nicu Popescu was mentioned in the article 'Moldova Emerges as Battleground in EU-Russia Struggle'.
The Wall Street Journal
Referring to the elections in Moldova, Nicu Popescu was quoted "“It is not impossible that the government could lose”.
The Financial Times