The signing of the Charter of Fundamental Rights caused some turmoil in the European Parliament.
This is the Treaty of Lisbon. And here is a useful collection of papers and studies dealing with the new treaty.
ISN Security Watch reports about a surprise court decision that the UN does not have legal immunity regarding the Srebrenica massacre.
A new partnership between the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO): “A counter-weight to what Russian politicians describe as the NATO-centric model of the world” ?
And Public Policy Watch writes about: Moldovan Democracy: How Amazing Is It?; the second part deals with the amazing Christmas tree story… On this note: Europe’s tallest Christmas tree can be found in Bucharest!