THE SILENT TUG OF WAR OVER SERBIA

The Balkan nation of Serbia has always found itself in a brotherhood with ‘big brother’ Russia. But a desire to become part of the European Union has now brought the historically war-thorn nation in a geopolitical power struggle between East and West. ALEXANDER HENDRIKS When the taxi approaches the Most Gazela bridge in a traffic …

THE BATTLE OF THE ARCTIC IS HEATING UP

For long, it has been a frozen conflict of who has the right to the Artic and its potential resources. As warmer climate melts the ice and reshapes the area, a potential conflict in the Artic Sea between USA, Russia, Canada, Norway and Denmark is heating up. EMIL STAULUND LARSEN It used to be an …

THE LIMIT OF EU SOFT POWER IN UKRAINE

Since 2004, the European Union has shifted its foreign policy approach in Ukraine in an attempt to increase security in the East. Despite trying to expand its reach through cultural-based approaches, the EU still faces several challenges in increasing its influence. EMILY JARVIE “Where is your heart? Humanity rise” Ukrainian singer Jamala sings passionately to …