Romania's corruption crisis
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Romania’s corruption crisis
Protests are continuing in Romania despite the government’s decision to repeal an emergency ordinance to decriminalise certain corruption offences for public officials. In this podcast we explore what lies ahead in Romania’s battle with corruption and what the implications are for businesses in this turbulent time.
- Cvete Koneska, Senior Analyst
Mark Leonard from the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) speaks with Oksana Antonenko, director at Control Risks, and ECFR Turkey experts Asli Aydintasbas and Almut Moeller about the current crisis in Turkey.
The cornerstone of the US’s sanctions against Russia, the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), had its first anniversary on 2 August. Sanctions are a long game by default, so CAATSA is still settling in, and its main custodian, the US Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), is far from establishing the full...
After 11 years of EU membership, in January the government took over the rotating six-month presidency and since then has hosted and organised the meetings of key EU bodies and inter-governmental forums.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July. With major sporting events increasingly targeted in cyber attacks, travellers to the event are likely to attract the attention of a range of cyber threat actors.
In this Newsletter we talk about the US and the anti-Russia sanctions law and the political transitions in the South Caucasus.