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The Future of Oil and Gas Pipelines in Southeastern Europe

Oil and Gas Pipelines have been a major issue of concern in the region of Southeastern Europe in the last 15 years. These pipelines have become a demonstration of geopolitical power in the region and a game where balance has to be kept at all costs. Nonetheless, the oil industry is facing and will face [...]

On December 28th, 2014 took place the first round of the presidential elections in Croatia. The results are of the utmost importance as they are considered as a crash test for the coming parliamentary elections scheduled to be held in late 2015. Dimitra Bitsa, External Scientific Associate/Editor’s Assistant in Southeastern Europe Intelligence Unit, analyzes the [...]

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Parliamentary elections were held in Moldova on November 30th, 2014. These elections are crucial for the country and may determine its future. The great dilemma of the Moldovan voters was “staying in European ideals or rapprochement with Russia?”. Dimitra Bitsa, External Scientific Associate/Editor’s Assistant in Southeastern Europe Intelligence Unit, analyzes the final results of the [...]

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Presidential elections were held in Romania in two rounds (November 2nd and 16th, 2014). The opposition candidate Klaus Iohannis, leader of National Liberal Party (PNL) succeeded an unexpected victory against Romania’s current Prime Minister, Victor Ponta and leader of Social Democratic Party (PSD). In this Briefing Note, Ioannis Karampelas, Head of Southeastern Europe Intelligence Unit [...]

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Του Υποστρατήγου ε.α. Κωνσταντίνου Λουκόπουλου Με την ολοκλήρωση της διήμερης (9-10 Οκτωβρίου, 2012) Συνόδου των Υπουργών Άμυνας των χωρών – μελών του ΝΑΤΟ επιχειρούμε σύντομη καταγραφή των κυρίων σημείων αυτής και των συμπερασμάτων που προέκυψαν, αναλύοντας τις εκδοθείσες ανακοινώσεις, τις τοποθετήσεις του Γενικού Γραμματέα (Γ.Γ.) Anders Fogh Rasmussen στις δύο βασικές συνεντεύξεις του, αλλά και [...]

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