What is next for Nord Stream 2?

What is next for Nord Stream 2?

SOURCE: POLISHEXPRESS.CO.UK Furthermore, this project conflicts with Brussels’ efforts to decouple Europe from Russian natural gas. In April 2018, the European Commission refused to support the project, claiming that it does not contribute to the EU’s goals of...
The Hidden Cost of Cheap Smartphones

The Hidden Cost of Cheap Smartphones

SOURCE: MELISSA BARRA/FLICKR The market for this part of electronics, which has become permanently integrated into our private and professional lives, is enormous. In the last few years, smartphone sales have fluctuated in the range of 1.5 billion annually. This means...
Alternative reality in Belarus

Alternative reality in Belarus

SOURCE: МАКСИМ ШИКУНЕЦ (CC BY-SA 4.0) The situation in Belarus is of interest to all neighboring countries – especially Lithuania, Poland and naturally Russia, for which this country is a part of the sphere of influence and a crucial strategic area. The multifaceted...