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January 2017

Five most popular analytical contributions at our website during last month:

December 31, 2013 | Research Paper

Vít Dostál confronts the results of a research project Trends of Czech European Policy with other views on partnerships and alliances applied on the case of the Czech Republic and the EU.

May 31, 2016 | Commentary

During the March visit of the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, the Czech media were running a competition for the most pompous headline: “Chinese buying up the Czech Republic”. Alice Rezková answers whether the Czechs truly play such a significant partner for the Chinese in the EU.

December 19, 2016 | Commentary

“As the refugee crisis broke out in the summer of 2015, the Czech Republic took over its presidency of the Visegrad Group. Thus, it was obligation of the Czechs to negotiate a common position of the V4 and organize meetings with other partners in the EU. Although the rhetoric of Prime Minister Sobotka was not as harsh towards refugees as that of his Slovak or Hungarian counterparts, Czech policies were not much milder,” Vít Dostál argues in his article in Visegrad Insight.



April 13, 2016 |  Commentary

Like in other Central European states, the migration crisis has dominated the Czech media space since 2015. Zora Hesová comments on the xenophobic and Islamophobic attitudes in the Czech public space for V4 Review.

December 15, 2016 | Book

Several developments in the external environment of Poland and the Czech Republic have added to a perception that the security contexts in the region have undergone a dramatic evolution over the past years and, hence, require a re-conceptualization. Vojtěch Bahenský, Jakub Kufčák and Luděk Jiráček are co-authors of the book written jointly by AMO and IESW.