Articles

Lonely at the top (Commentary)

Richard Gowan - 25 July 2017

Running the United Nations is a lonely job for António Guterres - and he seems to prefer it that way. 

Poland: The importance of being president (Commentary)

Joanna Hosa - 25 July 2017

As rifts appear in the ruling camp, the turmoil in Poland is far from over.

Countering online radicalisation (Commentary)

Stefan Soesanto & Fosca D'Incau - 19 July 2017

Part of the solution is to rely on the internet’s most essential strength - its vast army of ordinary users.

A one-two punch to the rule of law in Poland (Commentary)

Andrzej Mendel-Nykorowycz - 17 July 2017

There now seems little that can stand in the way of the Law and Justice party’s subjugation of the judicial system.

EU-Japan Agreement: Good news on the long road to a deal (Commentary)

Irina Angelescu - 14 July 2017

For the EU, the EPA would demonstrate its ability to deliver concrete results despite the numerous crises it faces. 

Window of opportunity closes on Cyprus reunification (Commentary)

Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 12 July 2017

The failure of Cyprus talks leaves Turkey’s formal accession process with the EU hanging by a thread.

Hamburg G 20: A test for the China-EU-US triangle (Commentary)

François Godement - 07 July 2017

It seems that China is now reaching out to America to prevent it being castigated at a global summit.

Trump-Putin meeting: Much ado about nothing (Commentary)

Fyodor Lukyanov - 07 July 2017

The American political environment will not allow the administration to go easy on Russia.

China in the Balkans: The battle of principles (Commentary)

Michal Makocki - 06 July 2017

China’s Silk Road project may give a short term economic boost but it is undermining the EU reform agenda in the Balkans.

The Hamburg G20: A clash of competing visions of world affairs (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 06 July 2017

Europe's multilateral vision for the G20 appears to be merely a side show to the traditional struggle for national power.