Category Archives: Europe

What’s the Deal With Cosmos in Russia?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that rarely breaks Earth’s gravitational pull. In this week’s post we discuss a cancelled rocket launch in Russia and what that means for the Russian aeronautics and space … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a Pushback in Istanbul?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that knows that planning an infrastructure project in Istanbul is no Turkish delight. In this week’s post, we examine the growing protests in Turkey and the reactionary response … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a Russian-Cozy Georgia?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that is ready for some Caucasian wine. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the Russian renewal of Georgian imports and the implications of a closer relationship between the … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a French Gesture in Algiers?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of What’s the Deal?”, the blog that rarely makes conciliatory remarks to its former colonies. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss a trip to Algeria by the French President Francois Hollande and what it … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Oktoberfest in September?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that takes a break from writing on policy, history, and current events to imbibe on the history of traditional binge drinking. “Wait,” you might be asking, “Your current … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Outrage in Romania?

Hello all! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that knows Romania isn’t just about vampires. In this week’s blog we discuss the recent protests in Bucharest, the Romanian capitol, that have led to the resignation of … Continue reading

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