Publications

The coup as a founding myth

The Republic of Turkey has been undergoing a thorough transformation since 2002 under the rule of the Justice and Development Party (AKP). On the ideological level this transformation entered a decisive stage after the coup of 15 July 2016 which was thwarted by the government’s supporters.

Point of View
2017-10-13
Mateusz Chudziak

On 7th – 9th December the SPD held its convention in Berlin. Delegates reelected Martin Schulz as the party’s leader (with support at 82%). 

Analyses
2017-12-13
Anna Kwiatkowska-Drożdż

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visited Greece on 6–7 December. This was the first visit of a Turkish president to this country since 1952.

Analyses
2017-12-13
Józef Lang
Russia: growing influence in Egypt

Vladimir Putin visited Cairo on 11 December. The main effect of the visit was the signing of four contracts linked to the construction of the El Dabaa nuclear power plant. 

Analyses
2017-12-13
Witold Rodkiewicz
The unfinished reform

In its time in power, which is shortly to end, the CDU/CSU-SPD coalition introduced key legislative changes enabling a further transformation of the energy sector.

 

OSW Studies
2017-11-21
Rafał Bajczuk

Much seems to indicate that the Ulyukaev case is an element of the rivalry of opposing groups of interest inside the Russian ruling elite.

OSW Commentary
2017-12-01
Szymon Kardaś
Iwona Wiśniewska

On 30th November the German president, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, met with the leaders of the CDU, CSU and SPD and urged them to form a grand coalition government.

Analyses
2017-12-06
Artur Ciechanowicz

On 30th November the Danish parliament amended the law on the continental shelf in the section which concerns consent to lay pipelines and cables in Danish territorial sea.

Analyses
2017-12-06
Piotr Szymański

On 5 December in Kiev an attempt was made by the security service of Ukraine to detain Mikheil Saakashvili.

Analyses
2017-12-06
Tomasz Piechal

On 28 November, President Vladimir Putin announced the implementation of a programme for assistance to families.

Analyses
2017-12-06
Katarzyna Chawryło (Jarzyńska)

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