October 20, 2012

Will EU Expand By Secession?

Fyodor Lukyanov, Russia in Global Affairs

AP Photo

Five years ago, when Europe was debating whether to recognize Kosovo’s independence, Russia warned against opening a Pandora’s Box: revising one country’s borders would trigger the rise of more and more independent states.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: European Union

RECOMMENDED ARTICLES

October 16, 2012
Theory Behind the EU Is Simply Wrong
John Bolton, Ottawa Citizen
News that the European Union won the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize undoubtedly gladdened the hearts of global governance advocates everywhere. Although the idea of universal government has appeared in many formulations over the... more ››
October 16, 2012
Give Peace Prize to Maggie, Not Eurocrats
Boris Johnson, Daily Telegraph
The last time I looked, there were about seven billion people on this planet. There are all sorts of candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize. Across the developing world, you will find gaunt and patient aid workers who have ... more ››
October 16, 2012
Europe's Separatists Gain Ground in Crisis
Taylor & Bartunek, Reuters
From the Pyrennean pastures of Catalonia to the heathery highlands of Scotland, separatists are gaining ground as Europe's economic crisis deepens, but this does not necessarily mean there will be more national flags on the map. more ››