Nieuws https://www.uu.nl/en en Mon, 15 Apr 2024 01:19:57 +0200 Mon, 29 Jan 2024 13:05:00 +0100 Diplomacy is an age old practice, Lorena De Vita says https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/diplomacy-is-an-age-old-practice-lorena-de-vita-says Assistant Professor Lorena De Vita specialises in diplomacy and is a guest in BBC The Forum to talk about the history and importance of diplomacy. 137278 Mon, 29 Jan 2024 13:05:00 +0100 Nieuws A homeland without statehood? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/a-homeland-without-statehood In New Line Magazine, Assistant Professor in Political History Laura Almagor wrote an article about the Freeland League for Jewish Territorial Colonization. 136727 Thu, 18 Jan 2024 09:15:00 +0100 Nieuws The coups in Africa have a common factor: “This is not what they wanted, but it is what they got” https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/the-coups-in-africa-have-a-common-factor-this-is-not-what-they-wanted-but-it-is-what-they-got On The Conversation, Assistant Professor Frank Gerits writes about the five recent coups in Africa and how the French president Macron comes into play. 133516 Fri, 08 Sep 2023 00:00:00 +0200 Nieuws The Russian invasion of Ukraine: its origins and how will it advance? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-de-media/the-russian-invasion-of-ukraine-its-origins-and-how-will-it-advance Dossier article | Professor of History of International Relations Laurien Crump has been a guest of several media outlets to comment on the war in Ukraine. 119969 Fri, 24 Feb 2023 08:00:00 +0100 Nieuws One year of war in Ukraine: is there a way out? https://www.uu.nl/en/news/one-year-of-war-in-ukraine-is-there-a-way-out With four humanities scholars from different disciplines, we analyse the current state of affairs and look ahead: what are possible outcomes of this war? 128045 Thu, 23 Feb 2023 16:27:00 +0100 Nieuws A New History of an Old Question: Ozan Ozavci on the Eastern Question https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/a-new-history-of-an-old-question-ozan-ozavci-on-the-eastern-question Assistant Professor of Transimperial History Ozan Ozavci talks about his new book Dangerous Gifts in the online magazine Jadaliyya. 127102 Fri, 27 Jan 2023 09:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Conspiracy theory keeps Turkey in its grip: “There is a vast conspiracy against the Turkish nation” https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/conspiracy-theory-keeps-turkey-in-its-grip-there-is-a-vast-conspiracy-against-the-turkish-nation Assistant Professor Ozan Ozavci writes in The Conversation why so many Turks believe there are ‘secret clauses’ in the birth certificate of their nation (1923). 126901 Fri, 20 Jan 2023 13:00:00 +0100 Nieuws The story of a Dutch double agent during the Cold War: "Truly unique" https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/the-story-of-a-dutch-double-agent-during-the-cold-war-truly-unique Associate Professor of History of International Relations Eleni Braat and Ben de Jong investigated the life of Agent M who was a double agent for 22 years. 122191 Thu, 04 Aug 2022 09:56:00 +0200 Nieuws Why did Zelensky use the term genocide? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/why-did-zelensky-use-the-term-genocide Politics Home spoke to Assistant Professor in International History Iva Vukusic about his choice of words and what it means. 115732 Fri, 08 Apr 2022 16:01:00 +0200 Nieuws Peter Malcontent on current elections in Israel https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/peter-malcontent-on-current-elections-in-israel Peter Malcontent discusses the role of the issue of Palestine in Israel's current election campaigns. 105158 Fri, 26 Mar 2021 10:47:00 +0100 Nieuws Freedom: a collective or individual idea? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/freedom-a-collective-or-individual-idea Annelien de Dijn recounts the history of our freedom in a blog for The Conversation. 101513 Mon, 16 Nov 2020 14:09:00 +0100 Nieuws Bijeenkomst met verkeerspionnen om afstand te bewaren © iStockphoto.com/Ralf Liebhold How do you talk to students about terrorism? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/how-do-you-talk-to-students-about-terrorism Beatrice de Graaf, Mariëtte de Haan and Björn Wansink wrote a letter in which they advise teachers on how to discuss sensitive topics, such as terrorism, in class. 101283 Tue, 03 Nov 2020 11:00:00 +0100 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com/Stígur Már Karlsson /Heimsmyndir The meaning of 'freedom' https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/the-meaning-of-freedom Annelien de Dijn explains on the website of "Time" why ‘freedom’ means something different to liberals and conservatives. 99055 Mon, 31 Aug 2020 00:52:00 +0200 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com 25 years after Srebrenica: accountability for war crimes https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/25-years-after-srebrenica-accountability-for-war-crimes Iva Vukusic spoke on several platforms about the legacy of and her research into war crimes. 97803 Mon, 06 Jul 2020 11:22:00 +0200 Nieuws Srebrenica Genocide Memorial in Bosnië © iStockphoto.com Which promises of the end of the Cold War have been fulfilled? https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/zijn-de-optimistische-verwachtingen-na-het-einde-van-koude-oorlog-uitgekomen Laurien Crump writes about the fall of the Berlin Wall in the Clingendael Spectator. 85693 Mon, 28 Oct 2019 11:33:00 +0100 Nieuws Bron: Wikimedia "What role do narratives play in committing terrorist attacks?" https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/what-role-do-narratives-play-in-committing-terrorist-attacks Beatrice de Graaf and Kees van den Bos spoke in the Dutch newspaper NRC about the ideology of a terrorist. 83135 Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:00:00 +0200 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com Ali Aljasem on the 'kneel or starve' strategy of the Syrian regime https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/ali-aljasem-on-the-kneel-or-starve-strategy-of-the-syrian-regime Ali Aljasem published an article in 'The Guardian' about the war in Syria. 80625 Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:06:00 +0200 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com Why a European army is not coming soon https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/why-a-european-army-is-not-coming-soon Trineke palm explains on NOS.nl why a European army is not coming (for the time being). 76745 Sun, 21 Apr 2019 14:59:00 +0200 Nieuws © iStockphoto.com Beatrice de Graaf develops teaching program about terrorism, radicalization and polarization https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/beatrice-de-graaf-develops-teaching-program-about-terrorism-radicalization-and-polarization The newly developed teaching program for primary schools 'Ter Info' is discussed on 'NOS.nl'. 76835 Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:53:00 +0200 Nieuws Ugur Üngör working on war archive for Syria https://www.uu.nl/en/in-the-media/ugur-ungor-working-on-war-archive-for-syria On February 27, dr. Ugur Üngör (Political history) spoke in Trouw’s deVerdieping on the construction of a war archive for Syria. 75297 Fri, 01 Mar 2019 13:01:00 +0100 Nieuws Damascus, Syrië © iStockphoto.com