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EU and the crisis in Ukraine: To what extent can the European Union influence the current political affairs in Ukraine?

The circumstances of the conflict in Ukraine In late 2013, former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych rejected an economic agreement with the European Union in favour of forming closer ties between the EU, Ukraine and the Russian Federation. This decision resulted in … Continue reading

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Gáspár-Szilágyi on what constitutes a “failure to notify” the Commission when implementing directives

The treaties of the European Union grant the Commission the ability to ensure that EU law is consistently applied within the national legal systems of the Member States. Article 258 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union … Continue reading

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