THE ALANA COLLECTION : MASTERPIECES OF ITALIAN PAINTING

THE ALANA COLLECTION : MASTERPIECES OF ITALIAN PAINTING

Soon at the Musée Jacquemart-André one of the most precious and little-known private collections of Renaissance art in the world...
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CERN INVITES THE PUBLIC TO EXPLORE THE FUTURE AT ITS OPEN DAYS

CERN INVITES THE PUBLIC TO EXPLORE THE FUTURE AT ITS OPEN DAYS

On 14 and 15 September, CERN will throw its doors open wide and invite the public to spend the weekend...
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NATO AGENCY PLANS for 1.4 billion EUR in upcoming business opportunities

NATO AGENCY PLANS for 1.4 billion EUR in upcoming business opportunities

The NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency is planning to release 1.4 billion EUR in business opportunities in the next...
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ARTEMIS MISSION – Nasa says it’s time to return to the lunar surface. But this time, it wants to stay there.

ARTEMIS MISSION – Nasa says it’s time to return to the lunar surface. But this time, it wants to stay there.

Working with U.S. companies and international partners, NASA will push the boundaries of human exploration forward to the Moon for...
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UNODC LAUNCHES GUIDE TO COMBAT CRIME RELATED TO FALSIFIED MEDICAL PRODUCTS

UNODC LAUNCHES GUIDE TO COMBAT CRIME RELATED TO FALSIFIED MEDICAL PRODUCTS

The falsification of medical products is a crime affecting all regions of the world and addressing it requires greater cooperation...
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CHEKHOV’S INCURABLE DISEASE? THE TROIKA LAUNDROMAT

CHEKHOV’S INCURABLE DISEASE? THE TROIKA LAUNDROMAT

“If a lot of cures are suggested for a disease,it means that the disease is incurable.” Anton Chekhov, “The Cherry...
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SREBRENICA Dutch State bears very limited liability in ‘Mothers of Srebrenica’ case

SREBRENICA Dutch State bears very limited liability in ‘Mothers of Srebrenica’ case

The Dutch State bears very limited liability in the ‘Mothers of Srebrenica’ case. That liability is limited to 10 percent...
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UNDIPLOMATIC BEHAVIOUR Turkey targets its own diplomats

UNDIPLOMATIC BEHAVIOUR Turkey targets its own diplomats

“Speak softly and carry a big stick,” was the diplomatic advice of one-time US President Theodore Roosevelt.   In Turkey, there are...
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SURGING DEBT LEVELS A THREAT TO GLOBAL ECONOMIC STABILITY, says GlobalData

SURGING DEBT LEVELS A THREAT TO GLOBAL ECONOMIC STABILITY, says GlobalData

Globalization has transformed the economic frameworks of both developed and emerging nations. However, along with steady economic growth, several countries...
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“GOZNYM” a Cyber-Criminal Network operating out of Europe dismantled

“GOZNYM” a Cyber-Criminal Network operating out of Europe dismantled

Network Formed by Individuals Who Advertised their Specialized Technical Skills and Services on Underground Russian-Language Online Criminal Forums. A complex...
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Crime

CHEKHOV’S INCURABLE DISEASE? THE TROIKA LAUNDROMAT

“If a lot of cures are suggested for a disease,it means that the disease is incurable.” Anton Chekhov, “The Cherry Orchard” By Robin Crow According to my dictionary, a troika is a Russian vehicle drawn…


“GOZNYM” a Cyber-Criminal Network operating out of Europe dismantled

Network Formed by Individuals Who Advertised their Specialized Technical Skills and Services on Underground Russian-Language Online Criminal Forums. A complex transnational organized cybercrime network that used GozNym malware in an attempt to steal an estimated…


Very slow progress in Austria on measures to prevent corruption in respect of MPs, says Council of Europe anti-corruption body

The Council of Europe’s anti-corruption body (GRECO) today expressed disappointment by the very slow progress shown by Austria in implementing its recommendations on measures to prevent corruption in respect of parliamentarians and called on the…


THE VALUE OF THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) is a supranational or international court established by the European Convention on Human Rights (EHCR). The Court is based in Strasbourg, France. The ECHR provides European nationals, and…


OPERATION POSTBOX

Europe Diplomatic Magazine Juillet.indd OLAF and Belgium customs busting crime perpetrators A ground-breaking European operation led by the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and Belgian Customs busted online criminals trafficking drugs, counterfeit goods – including medicine…


OVER 1.8 MILLION PEOPLE UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF PROBATION AGENCIES IN EUROPE, ACCORDING TO COUNCIL OF EUROPE SURVEY

The number of persons in Europe subject to community sanctions and measures (CSM) — usually known as alternatives to imprisonment – under the supervision of probation agencies is increasing, according to the Council of Europe…



Homicide kills far more people than armed conflict, says new UNODC study Some 464,000 people across the world were killed in homicides in 2017, surpassing by far the 89,000 killed in armed conflicts in the…