London attack as “trophy” attack?

Although with a devastated effect (5 dead, at least 40 injured) in terms of used means (car, knife) the London attack was somehow primitive. But interestingly it seems it aimed at Westminster. Do you think that Western political symbols and even politicians may become more frequents targets for Islamist radicals (it seems the perpetrator was one of them) as before or not, and why? Read few comments.

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What is the prospect of second Scottish independence referendum?

How do you read today’s statement of Nicola Sturgeon about second referendum, can she get the permission? Read few comments.

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon. Credit: http://www.snp.org

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Brexit: What does Britain want from the CEE and vice versa?

UK Minister for Brexit David Davis is just visiting Slovakia. How important is the CEE region for British government in upcoming Brexit negotiations? And what about the CEE, which is not the homogeneous group, but still what would you say CEE expect from Brexit? Read few comments.

Secretary of State for exiting the EU David Davis (L) and Slovak FM Miroslav Lajcak. Credit: www.mzv.sk

Secretary of State for exiting the EU David Davis (L) and Slovak FM Miroslav Lajcak. Credit: http://www.mzv.sk

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What’s at stake for Paul Nuttall and Jeremy Corbyn in by-elections?

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Credit: www.labour.org.uk

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Credit: http://www.labour.org.uk

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President Trump meets PM May. And where is the EU?

British Prime Minister Theresa May will be the first world leader to meet with US President Donald Trump.

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Brexit? Two years is not a long time for any international treaty negotiation

Access to single market and freedom of movement are often mentioned as points of possible collision but the process will be also extremely complex so looking at possible options UK and the EU have regarding Brexit how much do you think it is realistic or unrealistic to conclude negotiations in two years (unless the European Council grants an extension)? Read few comments.

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Jeremy Corbyn re-elected. What’s next for him, for the Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn continues as the Labour leader. So what’s next for the Labour Party under Corbyn? What will be Corbyn’s focus and do you think that he will make some adjustment comparing to what we have seen? Read few comments.

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