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Weekly International
Press Brief
15 - 20 : II : 2021


Myanmar’s Coup

Responding to the Myanmar Coup

Myanmar’s generals recoup: The recurrence of military-defined “disciplined democracy”

Myanmar’s coup will test the loyalty of the security forces

Tech giants

Regulating big tech: the Digital Markets Act

Facebook vs. Australia: What Happens When Big Tech Comes for the News?

Regulación a las tecnológicas en EE UU y China, con un ojo en la geopolítica

Libya: 10 years after the fall of Gadhafi

Planning for the day 10 years after the fall of Gadhafi

Libya 10 Years Later: Dashed Hopes and Renewed Negotiations


NATO2030: future-proofing the Alliance

Turkey-NATO ties are problematic, but there is one bright spot

As NATO Convenes, Erdoğan’s Authoritarianism Remains an Awkward Problem


>What’s Next for the WTO?

The WTO’s Historic New Leader

Fiscal Policy and the Post-COVID-19 Recovery

Catalonia’s election

What we learned from the 2021 Catalan elections

Kosovo’s election

Kosovo snap election: A chance for action

Elecciones en Kosovo: las malas perspectivas

Iran’s Nuclear Deal

A Way Forward With Iran? Options for Crafting a U.S. Strategy

Where’s Europe on the Iran Nuclear Deal?

Europe’s Defence of the Iran Nuclear Deal: Less than a Success, More than a Failure


Presidentialism shouldn’t trump democracy in the DRC

DRC: New prime minister, new era?


Counter Terrorism,Global Terrorism

Slow progress for West Africa’s latest counter-terrorism plan


A Superpower, Like It or Not: Why Americans Must Accept Their Global Role

An Insurrection And A New President Make The Us Vulnerable To Foreign Policy Crises

Why such an imperfect union?

A US-India Trade Agenda for the Biden Administration


The United States, China, and Taiwan: A Strategy to Prevent War

Political repression and authoritarian legalism in Hong Kong

Xi Jinping’s conception of socialism

What Happened to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor?


The trouble with unchecked power: Why Putin will never leave

El caso Navalny: ¿’primavera’ rusa o pulso geopolítico?

Russia in 2020: The Kremlin’s Increasing Apprehensiveness

Russia’s New ‘Arctic Offensive’: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Costs? (Part One)

European Union

European Defence Fund: The Real Test Is Yet To Come

Ursula von der Leyen’s mission ‘to the moon’

Summit of the V4 Prime Ministers in Kraków on the 30th Anniversary of the Visegrad Group

EU Needs to Stop Punishing UK for Brexit

Middle East

Between Geopolitics and Geoeconomics: The Growing Role of Gulf States in the Eastern Mediterranean

La llegada de Biden sacude el golfo Pérsico

The electoral path may not save Lebanon, but its citizens deserve the chance to walk it

Biden’s Challenge: Kurdish Autonomy and Turkish Expansionism

Latin America

Venezuela Needs Unity at Home and Abroad

Colombia’s Ruling Party Is Undaunted in Its Foreign Overreach

Divisive Politics and Democratic Dangers in Latin America

Democratic Backsliding and Personalization of Power in Brazil

Vacunas sin integración y geopolítica en América Latina


Japón vuelve a ‘sus’ escenarios

Îles Senkaku/Diaoyu: des tensions croissantes

The Economic Pillar of Korea’s New Southern Policy: Building on Existing Assets

East Timorese politics in flux

An End in Sight for the Philippines’ Maoist Insurgency?


Will the Restructured African Union meet the Continent’s Urgent Challenges?

The Truth About Museveni’s Crimes

Somalia’s election impasse: A crisis of state building

Food Insecurity Crisis Mounting in Africa


«Inmigración en tiempos de Covid-19». Anuario CIDOB de la Inmigración 2020


How to save aid

Books & Reviews

America in the World: A History of U.S. Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

What pagans, Putin and the Volga teach us about Russia

Société vigilante, État de surveillance?

How Egypt’s Military Owns the Economy

‘George Washington’ Review: Our Founding Politician

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