Christopher Tapp


121 Stories by Christopher Tapp

Warning signs from Kosovo

The end of May saw a few tense days in Kosovo. Kosovo’s prime minister has blamed violence on “fascist mobs” controlled by Serbia (it...
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Erdogan won again … now what?

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has secured a third mandate at the helm of Turkey. “We are not the only winners, the winner is...
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Yuan vs Dollar 0.5 : 0

For a while, China has been trying to challenge the global dominance of the US dollar as the world’s reserve currency, a position it...
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Macron reloaded

For the last week, media was loud from rebuttals and angry outburst about the very latest interview given by President Macron, aboard the French...
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Pentagon leaks – key takeaways

The so-called “Pentagon Leaks” have rattled Washington and left the U.S. in a hurried scramble to do damage control. The Pentagon had to confirm...
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Takeaways from the Putin – Xi meeting

It might have been a “bro fest celebrating authoritarian power”, as it was said by Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Ore). Or it might have been...
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The ‘Nord Stream-investigation’ tragicomedy goes on

There is a scene in the 1997 American political satire Wag the Dog, when the two main protagonists, Conrad Brean and Stanley Motss have...
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The Ukrainian Stone Soup

Most of us are familiar with the folk story “Stone Soup”. The settings and the main characters may be slightly different in every country....
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