Wider Europe Forum

Moldova’s last chance for reform

Moldova's new pro-European government will face a strong pro-Russian opposition and it must act quickly to implement reforms – for its own sake and for the EU's

Who pays for the sanctions on Russia?

The sanctions on Russia have created winners and losers, and those most vocal about them are often those with the most to lose

Putin is in control

The West deeply misunderstands Putin, whose actions make good sense according to the nineteenth-century ideology to which he subscribes

Moldova’s elections: The economic situation

On the eve of the parliamentary elections in Moldova, the country’s economic situation is relatively stable despite negative external factors