MIGRATION IS NOT A CRIME

After the Paris attack it is clear: the west civilization is in danger now. We already knew that since the attack of the World Trade Center in 2001, but we thought it could happen only in United States which is the main target of the Islamic terrorists, whereas Europe is a protected and safe haven…

THE BULGARIAN AMBASSADORS IN BERLIN

Bulgaria is the birthplace of Spartacus, Orpheus and the Cyrillic alphabet. It is a country with a long, rough and compelling history. Throughout the centuries, the territory of what is now Bulgaria was home of the Thracians, Romans, Byzantines, Bulgars and Turks until the 19th century, when Bulgaria finally gained independence. In the aftermath of…

THE BLUE AND GOLD CARROT

Today, we see this behavior through the European Union enticing states from Eastern Europe and Caucasus with visa-free travel following negotiated prerequisites. More than anything, the value-based foundation of the European Union is now shifting towards one that centers on interests (or Realpolitik), with visa-free travel a gift for assisting its needs on certain geopolitical…

THE GAME HAS CHANGED

Days before Russia’s covert annexation of Crimea eighteen months ago, a dystopian short story was published by Natan Dubovitsky explaining the concept of a fresh form of warfare known as “NON-LINEAR” war. The central premise revolved around how states are likely to fight amongst each other in a future context, relying heavily on flexible individual aims where…