What does PM May’s defeat in the Commons mean for Brexit?

What does the UK government defeat in the Parliament mean domestically for Brexit what effect it may have on the negotiation with the EU? Read few comments.


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EU migration quota system: A room for compromise?

Amid EU migration proposal of Estonian presidency would you say it might lead to a compromise among EU member states and  how important it would be? Read few comments.
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Brexit: Will sufficient progress be made?

Would you say the EU is moving towards confirming a “sufficient” progress in Brexit negotiations or probably not, and why? Read few comments.


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Commissioner Stylianides about rescEU, a new European system to tackle natural disasters

European Commission has revealed new plans to strengthen Europe’s ability to deal with natural disasters. This is a written interview with Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management. The interview was originally published in daily Pravda in Slovak language.

Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management. Credit: European Union, 2014

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What’s next for German politics, Merkel?: End of her era?

It is probably unexpected but German coalition talks collapsed. How do you read this? Could it be even the end of Angela Merkel’s era? Read few comment.

Chancellor Angela Merkel. Credit: https://www.bundeskanzlerin.de

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EU defense cooperation: How will/should be PESCO used?

This is still just a beginning for PESCO, but in your opinion how should be PESCO used, what would you perceive as a success and what would be a failure? Read few comments.

Military exercise at the Zaragoza Air Base. Credit: European Union, 2017

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Brexiteers like Catalonia’s independence. Why?

It is interesting that Catalan independence movement receives a lot of support from Brexiteers. Would you say it is first of all due the fact they want to irritate the EU? Or do you see also some similarities between Brexit and Catalan push for independence? Read few comments.

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