CEU alumnus Nicu Popescu (IR MA '03, PhD '09) was recently appointed Foreign Minister of the Republic of Moldova. He has since commented extensively on the constitutional crisis in that country. See interview.
Nicu finished both his MA and PhD studies with the Department of International Relations and European Studies. He also teaches at the
Popescu teaches at l’Institut d’études politiques de Paris and is also director of the Wider Europe programme at the European Council on Foreign Relations. See his Facebook page.