Wider Europe

Moldova’s divided opposition

The latest clash of Russian and Western geopolitical vectors has given birth to a direct confrontation between the new government of Moldova and its diverse opposition

Ukraine’s frozen political crisis

The traditional method of postponing a problem and freezing a crisis isn’t going to work this time

Turkey’s slippery slope to Syria

Faced with the prospect of a Kurdish “statelet” emerging on its border, the chances of Turkey charting its own course in Syria are on the increase