Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives for the opening of the five-yearly 19th national congress of the Communist Party of China.

Xi Jinping Unfolds Grand Strategy for China

Published on November 12th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

The Congress saw Xi, China’s most powerful leader in decades, strengthen his hold on the country’s politics yet again. A leadership reshuffle filled the Politburo with his allies and associates, and gave no sign that Xi ... Read More


Jean Claude Juncker waves goodbye to Donald Trump.

A U.S. view on EU-Russian relations

Published on July 28th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a sanctions bill which will tighten existing sanctions against Russian companies and individuals, make it more difficult for the White House to lift them, and give Donald Trump the authority ... Read More


Theresa May's Conservatives Party unexpectedly lost their majority in parliament

The British political landscape is profoundly changed

Published on June 18th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

It can understand why European leaders may have felt a certain amount of schadenfreude over the last week as the political gamble of the UK prime minister, Theresa May, backfired so spectacularly that her Conservative Party ... Read More


Chinese President Xi Jinping with world's leaders at the New Silk Road Forum

Chinese New Silk Road: is it really?

Published on May 25th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

Here the rising world power of China with its claim to redesign the international order. There the multitude of states of the world with confusing interwoven interests and traditions. In order to bridge the gap between the two, ... Read More


US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia's King Salman gesturing during a signing ceremony

In Saudi Arabia, Trump turns reset

Published on May 21st, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

American President Donald Trump, with his visit to Saudi Arabia, began his tour across the Middle East. This is his first international journey since assuming office in January and leading him to the area of ​​three ... Read More


The ships launching an attack missile on Syria

The US missile strikes on Syrian base Shayrat

Published on April 7th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

The American armed forces have razed in the early hours of today (Friday) the Syrian military airport Shayrat, which would leave the chemical weapons attack this week that killed hundreds of civilians in Khan Shaykhun, a ... Read More


Syria peace talks. Russian armored vehicles

The Syria peace talks and Russia’s advantage

Published on February 19th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

No one could predict the demand for the release of political prisoners in Syria’s southern city of Deraa, in 2011, will lead to a shift in the balance of power among the major world powers a ... Read More


Mexico Border Wall along the US-Mexico border.

The true cost of Mexico border wall

Published on February 8th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

The new president of the United States Donald Trump began immediately make good on campaign promises of his campaign, and especially his promise to raise a wall along the border of his country with Mexico prevent ... Read More


The European Union headquarters

The European Union is at a crossroads

Published on January 17th, 2017 | by Lidija Bojčić

The European Union has welcomed the year 2017 with great uncertainty for their future together. Europe eroding internal crisis and external pressures that have caused deep disagreements among its member countries. The rise of populism raises ... Read More


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