Eastern Partnership Webinar "The Winter War"

On December 9, CEPS within the framework of the “3 DCFTAs” Project and in cooperation with the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum organizes webinar “The…

Joint press release following the 8th Association Council meeting between the EU and Ukraine

On 5 September 2022, the European Union and Ukraine held the 8th meeting of the EU-Ukraine Association Council in Brussels.   The Association Council condemned in the strongest possible terms the unprovoked and unjustified…


Putin enters the Hitler category

Until now Hitler has been branded as the most extreme incarnation of evil, to the point that he has remained in the history books only, and not heard of in comparisons with any other living personality. That now changes with Putin.

Putin’s evil war

Putin’s comprehensive invasion of Ukraine across its north, east and south borders and inland rocket attacks started early in the morning of Thursday 24 February 2022.   His speech to justify the invasion invoked the objectives of demilitarization…


Next Steps for EU Enlargement – Forwards or Backwards?

The EU’s present enlargement process, once applauded as the EU’s most successful foreign policy, is not working well. With the addition of candidate status for Ukraine and Moldova the case for a serious reform of existing procedures is widely…

Ex-post evaluation of the implementation of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area between the EU and its Member States and Georgia

The Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) between the European Union (EU) and its Member States and Georgia, provisionally in force since 2014, is the economic and trade pillar of the EU-Georgia Association…


Turkey’s Regional Policy and the Prospects of Armenia-Turkey Normalization

The parameters of Western aid to Ukraine and Moldova: preparation for the “Russian winter”

The Sochi Trilateral Summit: Implications for the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement process

Opinion: Balancing the mediators - Armenia and Azerbaijan should avoid offending Russia

Russian attacks on critical infrastructure: risks for Ukraine's resilience and implications for the EU

Rebuilding Ukraine: how the EU should support Ukraine’s reconstruction and recover