The blog refers to the theory of Yascha Mounk, a lecturer of Government at Harvard, whom seems to be pessimistic about the future of liberal democracies. Mr. Mounk has spent the past few years challenging one of the bedrock assumptions of Western politics: that once a country becomes a liberal democracy, it will stay that way. His research suggests something quite different: that liberal democracies around the world may be at serious risk of decline. The question is whether we should be worried for the stability of the EU.
Leaked Proposal to Update EU Dual-Use Regulation On the basis of a leaked document, obtained by the independent European media platform, Euractiv, it appears that the EU plans to amend and update its dual-use regime (see…
Amnesty International report, Taking Stock: The Arming of Islamic State, details how Isis acquired foreign military equipment from at least 25 foreign countries to commit war crimes
EU updates dual-use list of controlled items under EU Regulation 428/2009
U.S. Export Controls: BIS publishes De Minimis & Direct Product Decision Tree Tool