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TOPIC 1: THE EUROPEAN NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY (ENP)
As the EU grew in size and expanded its borders further east, the question of the relationship between the EU and its new neighbours becomes an even more relevant issue especially at the end of the cold war when new countries such as ukraine, Belarus arose. In order to maintain a coherent relationship with its new near abroad, the EU initiated in 2003 a new policy that aimed to redesign completely the relations the EU maintained with its neighbours: the ENP.
However with the rising influence of illiberal democracies and their growing influence in eastern europe redefines a new equilibrium in eastern europe and forces the EU to adapt its strategy to the new regiona...