Mees van der Werf's Blog
German Chancellor Angela Merkel recently met with President Vladimir Putin in Sochi. When she arrived, he awaited her with a bouquet of white roses. At the combined press conference after their meeting, the two leaders spook words of rapprochement and…
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)