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Will Riga be the last Eastern Partnership summit in this format?

This is a commentary prepared by the analysis team at LINKS (Dialogue, Analysis and Research).

The Eastern Partnership Summit, bringing together the 28 member states of the European Union, and their six Eastern neighbours, takes place today and tomorrow in the Latvian Capital, Riga. 710 more words


How best to combat Islamophobia in Europe?

A conference on the theme “Europe and the Islamic World”, held in Brussels on 14 April 2015 explored difficult issues that have come to the forefront in the public debate in Europe in recent weeks as a result of the terrorist attacks in Paris and Copenhagen. 129 more words


Happy Europe Day

9 May is celebrated annually as Europe Day. It marks the anniversary of the Schuman Declaration that was proposed by French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman in 1950 and that was to be the foundation for the establishment of what later became the European Union. 385 more words


Brussels Conference will contribute to dialogue between Europe and the Islamic World

The Conference “Europe and the Islamic World: there is more that unites us than divides us” will be held in Brussels, on Tuesday 14 April from 09.00-14.30.   339 more words


LINKS launches program "Europe and the Islamic World".

Muslims make up a sizeable part of the European population, and Muslim nations are Europe’s neighbours to the south and the south-east. Europe’s relations with the Islamic world are therefore not to be based on bigotry. 525 more words


"We must simultaneously contain, confront and engage Russia" - LINKS Director.

“There are no simple solutions to the current stand-off with Russia. The European Union and other western countries need to find a way of containing Russian attempts to put pressure on Eastern Partnership countries and confront Russia’s massive and misleading propaganda targeted at its own population, the populations of the former Soviet States, and the global community. 1,617 more words