No matter how much praise Sweden deserves…

Sweden’s decision to cancel an arms-selling deal with Saudi Arabia was applauded by human rights defenders. Sweden, which is seen as a paragon of democracy and respect for human rights, also has a large weapons industry. In 2014, Sweden was the world’s third largest weapons…

May the Force be with EU…because others are not

A few days ago in London, the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, made a speech at Chatham House, the UK’s most influential foreign policy think tank.

The case for a Jedi Council

The background is tragically familiar: a conflict breaks out within a certain country; different factions engage in violent confrontations; ethnic, religious and political allegiances become driving forces and quicker than we are willing to recognize, thousands of people are being murdered, most of them unarmed…