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The Russian strategy in the Euro-Atlantic Environment

The European Union seeks to have a peaceful relationship with the Russian Federation, through cooperation against terrorism, Europol, the war in Syria and cooperation on international crime. Both of these actors know that Russia is the biggest exporter to the EU, and that sanctions will mainly hurt the EU rather than Russia. However, the European

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Discussion with HE Mr Alexander Grubmayr, Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Czech Republic

On the 7th of March 2017, another discussion with HE Mr Alexander Grubmayr, Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Czech Republic, concerning the current bilateral relations between Austria and the Czech Republic in their historical context, the mission of the Austrian Ambassador and the tasks carried out by the Austrian Embassy was held.

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Ukraine & NATO view from International Relations

What could happen in Ukraine? Ukraine could join NATO after becoming a member of European Union, but Sevastopol and the Black Sea are important locations for the Russian military. At present, Russia and US relations are at their lowest point for a generation, with some people talking about a new Cold War. Russian Foreign policy

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European Union and the Changing Global Economic System

The European Union and Japan have had a strategic economic partnership in foreign and economy policy since 1991, when of a joint declaration on relations between the EC and its member states with Japan was adopted. In 2013, the EU launched negotiations for a strategic partnership agreement and a free trade agreement (in the car

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Can the EU be a Political-Security Actor in Asia?

The Asian foreign forum, which takes place every two years, is focused on dialogues between the European Union and Asia to develop mutual benefits. The EU can only offer to Asia a development environment and human rights. Asia depends on soft power, but they do not want any soft power from Europe because they like

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Russian Federation Foreign Policy & Public Diplomacy

In 2009, the United States of America wanted to “reset” its relationship with the Russian Federation, and in a symbolic gesture, the Secretary of State presented a “reset button” to the Minister of Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergei Lavrov. However, ‘Peregruzka’ does not mean reset, but rather, overload. We can see that there was

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Discussion with HE Andreas List & Prof. Eberhard Rhein about The EU in Turbulent Times

Discussion with Andreas List, Senior EU Diplomat and former Head of the EU Office in Myanmar, about ‘Reassessing the EU’s Human Rights and Democracy Promotion – Adjusting to Inevitable Realities?’ in Brussels, Belgium, provided by GlobalLearning Promoting Human Rights indirectly through Public Diplomacy (saying what you think) and symbolic diplomacy (not directly, but transmitting a

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Jak to funguje u diplomatů: diskuze s doktorem Cyrilem Svobodou

Přinášíme Vám to nejlepší z diskuze s bývalým ministrem zahraničí České republiky Cyrilem Svobodou o diplomatickém právu. Diplomacie je nástrojem, kterým se aplikuje zahraniční politika. Politická moc musí být zplnomocněna prezidentem České republiky avšak prezident může dělat i vyjímky (například bývalý český prezident Václav Klaus během přijímání Lisabonské smlouvy pověřil jejím podpisem tehdejšího ministra zahraničí Cyrila Svobodu, řekl

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Vznik dvou německých států v Evropě a studená válka

Následující text se snaží popsat příčinu vzniku studené války. Autor se nezabývá typickými daty a souvislostmi, které všichni známe. Snaží se pochopit vznik dané situace a popisuje ekonomicky, sociálně a historicky někdejší dění ve vztahu k tehdejší SSSR a Východní okupační Německé zóně (později NDR). Musíme brát v úvahu, že téma je velmi široké už z podstaty,

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