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Is Greece an entry point for terrorists?

As was widely reported, Greece was warned last week that it faces suspension from the border-free Schengen zone if authorities fail to adequately revamp its control of the EU’s external borders and deal with refugee arrivals more efficiently. Such a decision would cause much controversy as the Schengen agreement constitutes one of the fundamental pillars […]

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China as a global actor and its relation with Europe

On 16-18 November 2015, the 23th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit took place in Manila. The Leaders’ Declaration condemned terroristic attacks, emphasised their commitment for the fight against corruption and a green, ecologically oriented development and the realisation of the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP). It was China that clearly dominated the summit, […]

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