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We’re heading towards a Soviet-style union run by a Politburo made up of national political leaders uninterested in consulting the European Parliament on important decisions affecting our lives. Whilst in Brussels where the EU heads of government were busily hammering out measures aimed at solving the euro-crisis, Martin Schulz held his first speech as President… » read more

Posted by Florian Pantazi

The Defense Strategic Review (DSR) released by the Pentagon on the 5th of January 2012 summarises the Obama Administration’s geopolitical agenda and strategic priorities. From it, experts can discern which country is considered the new enemy of the USA, although President Obama’s speech on the occasion does not mention China by name. In France, the… » read more

Posted by Florian Pantazi

Towards a two-union Europe ?

Standard & Poor’s decision this week to downgrade the country ratings of France, Italy, Spain and Portugal, not only aggravates the sovereign debt crisis, but it actually divides the EU in two. The most affected group is made up of the Latin countries bordering the Mediterranean. Their interest bills are going to rise to levels… » read more

Posted by Florian Pantazi

At the end of 2011 and the start of this year, I have published 3 eBooks on geopolitics, which I would like to invite you to have a look at (and even read). Here are the links: “The Peace of 1763 and Great Powers’ Geopolitical Agendas” “Les enjeux géopolitiques et les principes fondamentaux du Traité… » read more

Posted by Florian Pantazi