The crises in Ukraine and Belarus threaten peace in Europe and in the world. The European Union plays an important role in this conflict. Its member states have different opinions on this issue. With the compromise on relatively cautious sanctions against Russia, the EU basically sided with the USA. But the Union does not want an armed conflict because this could have unforeseeable consequences.
In our new Europe, these conflicts also shall be resolved peacefully, democratically in referenda by the citizens of the countries concerned. They could thus trigger a wave of democratization in the whole region!
What policy should Europe pursue regarding Ukraine, Belarus and Russia? Our New Europe invites all citizens across Europe to choose between the following 3 options (questionnaire, question 9):
Under these conditions, the sanctions against Russia shall be lifted.