Articles on Nicu Popescu

Putting Moldova on the map (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 09 April 2009

The European Union is the only political actor with the credibility to find a solution to the current crisis in Moldova writes Nicu Popescu.

An EU response to Moldova?s ?Twitter Revolution? (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 07 April 2009

The EU should immediately send a mediation team led by Javier Solana to settle the political crisis, Nicu Popescu recommends.

Bulgaria's Electoral Adventurism (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 01 April 2009

Bulgaria's president has campaigned for the Communist party, while MPs think that European states should learn from Azeri electoral practices.

The Eastern Partnership in crisis (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 24 March 2009

What is the likely impact of the crisis on the Eastern Partnership, the attempt to resuscitate the European neighbourhood policy and focus EU's political attention on the East?

The return of "Eastern Europe" (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 05 March 2009

The term "Eastern Europe" suggests a new division of Europe. But it also highlights how integrated and interdependent Europe has become.

Ukraine's collapse (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 27 February 2009

What are the likely consequences of an economic and political collapse in Ukraine? Nicu Popescu explains.

Moldova?s elections (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 22 February 2009

Nicu Popescu discusses what is at stake in Moldova's April 5 elections.

The EU's sovereign neighbours (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 01 December 2008

How are the EU's Eastern neighbours different from "accession neighbours"?

The EU should re-engage with Moldova's 'frozen conflict' (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu - 30 August 2008

The war in Georgia has an impact on Moldova. There is a danger of unsustainable peace and transformation of Moldova into a second Belarus.

Winning the peace in Georgia (Commentary)

Nicu Popescu & Andrew Wilson - 20 August 2008

The EU's frenetic diplomacy around the conflict is in stark contrast with its reluctance to engage just a few months ago.