Topic: Crimea

Sweden Concerned About Future of EU and Country’s Security

Sweden, 06 Dec - 02 Jan 2017

Prime Minster Löfven strongly concerned about future of EU ++ Sweden to reintroduce compulsory military service ++ New year brings legal changes to Sweden. by Maciej Wilga
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Eurovision-Fever In Stockholm With Record-Breaking Audience

Sweden, 27 Apr - 23 May 2016

Eurovision-fever in Stockholm ++ Green Party in crisis ++ Former Social Democrats’ leader Mona Sahlin under pressure. by Jens Ummethum
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Historic Success for Swedish Football

Sweden, 23 Jun - 20 Jul 2015

Swedish Under-21 team wins European Championship ++ Almedalen Week brings out the politicians ++ Sweden faces a higher risk of espionage. by Jens Ummethum
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‘No Freedom without Solidarity’ – 25th Anniversary of first democratic Elections

Poland, 30 May - 12 Jun 2014

Poland celebrates end of communism in 1989, addresses Ukraine Crisis ++ Two-day-visit of Barack Obama in Poland ++ Disturbance on President Jaruzelski's Funeral ++ Abortion, contraception, euthanasia: patient rights vs. rights of doctors. by Monika Kostecka
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An unpleasant Visit – no warm Welcome to Sweden Democrats' Leader in Malmö

Sweden, 05 Apr - 18 Apr 2014

Sweden Democrats Leader’s visit to Malmö sparks strong reactions ++ Opposition attacks the government’s budget proposal ++ Crisis in Ukraine has consequences for Northern Europe. by Jens Ummethum
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“Wetten, dass…” no more – The End of a German TV Phenomenon

Germany, 25 Mar - 07 Apr 2014

That’s not on! Wetten, dass..? is cancelled ++ Crimea = Sudetenland? Historical comparison by Minister Wolfgang Schäuble irritates Germany and Russia ++ No sympathy for striking Lufthansa pilots. by Sandra Czech
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Wilders faces fierce Opposition from all Sides in ‘Moroccan’ Debate

Netherlands, 15 Mar - 28 Mar 2014

Geert Wilders – under attack by other parties and the people in the streets ++ International leaders gather in The Hague for Nuclear Security Summit ++ Murderer of Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn to be released early. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann, Kirsten Lucas
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From Friends to Enemies? Germany's new Russia Policy

Germany, 11 Mar - 24 Mar 2014

The Crimean conflict and Germany's new position on Russia ++ From hero to zero – The sensational fall of Uli Hoeness ++ What happened to Flight MH370? ++ Approval by Federal Constitutional Court: Germany now officially part of ESM. by Eike Hortsch
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Obama in Brussels: A Kingdom under the rule of a President

Belgium, 09 Mar - 27 Mar 2014

Obamania hits Belgium ++ Extreme-right parliamentarians take part in observation of Crimean referendum ++ 30km/h speed limit on cyclists: a lack or a shortage of rules? by Daan Fonck
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Political Tension between Bulgaria & Macedonia over cultural Heritage

Bulgaria, 05 Mar - 18 Mar 2014

Growing differences between Bulgaria and Macedonia in politics and culture ++ First reactions to the Crimea referendum ++ Dual Educational System to start next academic year. by Alice Greschkow, Ivan Yanakiev
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‘Less Moroccans!’ Wilders heats up local Elections with controversial Statement

Netherlands, 01 Mar - 14 Mar 2014

Geert Wilders sparks controversy by affronting Moroccans in The Hague ++ Dutch puzzling over the mystery of lost Malaysian Airlines flight ++ Speculations about future of Crimea after pro-Russian referendum. by Jessica van Zinnicq Bergmann
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The Verdict: Uli Hoeness sentenced to 3.5 Years in Prison!

Germany, 25 Feb - 13 Mar 2014

Bayern Munich’s Uli Hoeness convicted for tax fraud ++ European elections countdown: German Constitutional Court overturns 3% threshold ++ Key figure Angela Merkel – Germany’s approach to the Crimean crisis. by Katharina Winter
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Russia's Actions change Swedish Defence Strategy

Sweden, 22 Feb - 07 Mar 2014

Crimea Crisis brings new security approach, PM Reinfeldt causes irritation ++ Discussing a new law to increase access for persons with disabilities ++ “Millenium” author Stieg Larsson investigated the murder of Olof Palme. by Camilla Buch
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The 2014 Winter Olympics – a Dutch Speed Skating Dream

Netherlands, 15 Feb - 28 Feb 2014

Dutch stars of the Olympic Winter Games are welcomed home with large celebrations ++ Crisis in Ukraine – what does Europe do to help? ++ After the release of Benno L. – Dutch debate where a convicted pedophile can live. by Frederic van Zinnicq Bergmann
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