The Slovenian government has decided to extend border controls with Croatia and Hungary until 19 November. Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg urges EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell to stick to the EU leaders’ summit declaration on the Middle East. French President Emmanuel Macron hopes the Putin-Orban meeting will not weaken EU unity.
The most recent BRICS summit shows that weeks before world leaders will gather at the 78th United Nations General Assembly, new geopolitical blocs are emerging. The Russian invasion of Ukraine and climate crisis are the main drivers of change in the new geopolitical order. Which role does the Global South play in future politics?