Commentary

Commentary September 2, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia is devoted to Estonian-Russian relations, especially the recent falling out over Estonia’s decision to remove the so-called Bronze Soldier - the statue that commemorated...

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Commentary September 2, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia is devoted to Latvia. Jaak Jõerüüt, Estonia’s Ambassador in Riga writes in his opening article that “The Estonian state will be much stronger, more secure and sure of...

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Commentary September 2, 2008

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This month the world marks the fifth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks in America. So does Diplomaatia - this issue of the magazine looks into the roots and the scope of Islamic...

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Commentary September 2, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia introduces the concept of outreach and analyses Estonia’s previous experiences and future prospects in the field of outreach...

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Commentary September 2, 2008

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Adviser to the Estonian Ministry of Finance Hannes Hanso analyses the impact of high energy prices on world politics. Even though it is hard to demonstrate a direct correlation between energy prices...

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Commentary September 1, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia deals with the topic of economic crises. Head of the International and Public Relations Department of the Bank of Estonia Tanel Ross analyses the performance of...

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Commentary August 28, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia is devoted to discussing the progress of the so called post-revolutionary states - namely Georgia and...

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Commentary August 26, 2008

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This October Diplomaatia celebrates a small birthday - it's now exactly two years since Diplomaatia entered the Estonian media-space and during that time, 25 issues have been published. Hence, the...

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Commentary August 25, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia begins with an interview with Chris Patten, the former European Commissioner for external relations, who argues that "the notion, that the substance of foreign policy is...

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