Articles on Nicu Popescu

Elections in Moldova. Again. (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 27 July 2009

On 29 July Moldova will hold early parliamentary elections. Nicu Popescu offers a snapshot of the country two days before the elections.

The summer of eastern Europe's discontent (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu & Andrew Wilson - 20 July 2009

The EU needs to better marshal its soft power in the eastern neighbourhood.

The end of ?de facto states? (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 13 July 2009

Nicu Popescu comments on developments in Abkhazia and South Ossetia after their recognition by Russia.

A Swedish-led listening tour of the East (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 22 June 2009

The EU should start listening and involving the small and fragile states of the eastern neighbourhood, and the Swedish Presidency should be the body lead this "listening tour" charge.

The foreign-policy solidarity gap (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 29 May 2009

European solidarity is though but necessary ? especially in today?s economic, political and security climate.

The quiet EU-Russia summit (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 21 May 2009

This EU-Russia summit is set to be a big disappointment. Nicu Popescu discusses why.

Moldavija - pozabljena de?ela na robu EU (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 05 May 2009

Če v Bruslju ne bodo vodili "dejavne" politike do Moldavije, bo v njej zavladal avtoritarni re?im, kakr?nega imajo v sosednji Belorusiji.

EU unity and divisions on the East (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 24 April 2009

The EU must take a serious took at the strategy it employs to its East - the disunity on how to deal with Russia and the Eastern Neighbourhood is paralysing.

Разместване на пластовете в Украйна (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 22 April 2009

Големият въпрос е какво ще направи Русия, когато вихърът от украински кризи прерасне в цунами.

Moldova threatens Europe?s eastern overtures (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 16 April 2009

The EU should care enough to act in Moldova - it needs to.