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Finland’s strong far right party is known for defending policies against immigrants and other vulnerable groups. But it’s also known for pushing an anti-EU agenda. Its double stance has been questioned recently. Originally called the True Finns, the party reinvented itself as the Finn party (Perus in Finnish). Since then,...

Anka Mrak-Taritaš: The only way forward is through EU accession of all of the former Yugoslav states

Croatia is the youngest EU member state, and together with Slovenia, is a former republic...

Hristo Ivanov: Bulgaria is a text-book example of what is termed “captured state”

Over the last five years, the European Commission has had to address several cases of...

GRECO’s Executive Secretary: «Immunity must not result in impunity»

When the country is mired in corruption, national anticorruption agencies are practically powerless. Then international...

Dr Lobsang Sangay: ‘The human rights situation in Tibet has gone from bad to worse’

The Tibetan question has returned to the fore,  making its way high on the agenda...

Romania’s EU presidency revisited: Interview with Minister George Ciamba

Romania took the helm of the rotating EU Presidency, for the first time since joining...