France is one of Europe's biggest headaches when it comes to addressing the euro crisis, which is why Berlin's influence in Paris is crucial.
The EU should no longer attempt to find light in the dark corners of Viktor Yanukovych’s mind, it must let him know that enough is enough.
It is important that the EU understands that Yanukovych’s real motivation is advancing his own position and that of his family, not reform.
With its functioning multi-party democracy and significant mineral deposits Mongolia has become strategically important, but the country's president knows he has to improve the country's poor reputation when it comes to corruption.
As globalization marches on and Europe grows dependent on bringing in young, mobile, and educated people, the EU’s strategy should be focused on making Schengen more flexible.