Commentary

Commentary August 6, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia is devoted to the problems of energy security, the main focuses being the planned new underwater gas pipeline from Russia to Germany, the recent “gas war” between...

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Commentary August 4, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia discusses the recent – or rather the still ongoing – scandal related to the publication of the cartoons depicting the prophet Mohammed in a Danish...

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Commentary August 4, 2008

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The main topic of this issue of Diplomaatia is Iran. The political analyst Robert Kagan says in his interview with Diplomaatia that a regime change is needed in Iran: “Iran has very firmly decided...

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Commentary August 4, 2008

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This issue of Diplomaatia covers the last European dictators – namely, the late Slobodan Milosevic and the President of Belarus Alyaksandar Lukashenka, who has just been granted another...

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Commentary May 16, 2008

Gift Horses

“Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth,” say the English, meaning that if someone makes you a present of a horse, you don’t show ingratitude by inspecting its teeth to see how old it is....

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Commentary May 14, 2008

Germany’s New Security Strategy

Presidendivalimiste eelhääletuste karussell hakkab lõpule jõudma. Vabariiklased on panustanud peatselt 72-aastasele John McCainile ja küsimuse all on üksnes see, kas tegemist on Ronald Reagani...

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Commentary May 6, 2008

I am the Spring in Tartu!

Vana hea küünik Mihkel Mutt – ehk küll mitte küünik rahvuslasena – küsis hiljuti avarapilgulise rahvusliku konservatiivsuse elik Tartu sotsiaalteadlaste järele. Rest assured,...

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