Jihadists in Burkina Faso renew fears of instability in West Africa

France remains the main stabilizer and military force in West Africa thanks to its seasoned Special Forces, experimented soldiers and colonial history. Despite a decade-long unabated engagement against terrorism – currently Operation Barkhane – in… Plus…

European economic sovereignty requires 3 major actions

Former French Minister and current Chairman of the National Assembly (AN)’s finance committee Eric Woerth and economist and Fondapol’s scientific council’s member Laurence Diazano wrote in the daily newspaper L’Opinion that “Europe must better defend… Plus…

Saudi Aramco, the largest IPO in history reportedly cancelled

According to sources from inside Saudi Arabia and others quoted by Reuters news agency, Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil company and the kingdom’s largest company, has cancelled its very awaited IPO. The Saudi authority… Plus…

Brussels is optimistic but Greece still has reason to doubt

After eight years of an economic and social crisis that seemed endless, the European Union (EU) authorities in Brussels have largely welcomed the exit of Greece from its third and last aid plan. “The far-reaching… Plus…