Does Trump divide the world into two groups?

Europe treats us worse than China, President Donald Trump said  ahead of the G20 summit. What do you expect this time from POTUS on the international scene, especially taking into account the state of transatlantic relations?

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Only Boris can stop Boris?

How much is it safe bet, and why, that Boris Johnson will be elected for a Tory leader? Read few comments.

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Does election result in Istanbul breathe new life into Turkish democracy?

What does a (2nd) victory of Ekrem Imamoglu in Istanbul elections mean for Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish politics? Read few comments.

New Mayor of Istanbul Ekrem Imamoglu. Credit:

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More of the same or it will be a of new, different presidential campaign for Trump?

A difference is that he is incumbent, but  how much different, or perhaps not really different at all, will be Donald Trump’s reelection campaign, that he just launched, comparing to 2016? Read few comments.

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What do current protests mean for Hong Kong and China?

After a massive protests in Hong Kong it seems we are witnessing some concessions such as suspension of controversial extradition law and Carrie Lam apology. What kind of effect, if any, might current developments might on Hong Kong and on Chinese rule? Read few comments?
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What is Theresa May’s legacy and what’s next for the Conservative Party?

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Tiananmen massacre: Will Chinese communist regime ever admit what happened?

What would have to happen, can you imagine a scenario under which Chinese government will be willing to talk about Tiananmen massacre and address what happened 30 years ago? Read few comments.

Portrait of Mao Zedong at the Tiananmen gate. Credit: Andrej Matisak

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