Articles on European Power

Better late than never: How the EU should respond to Orbán’s illiberalism (Commentary)

Zsuzsanna Végh - 21 April 2017

The European Union must now belatedly press ahead with both legal and political procedures to halt Hungary’s illiberal course.

Planning for President Le Pen (Commentary)

Mark Leonard - 21 April 2017

Europe must address seriously the possibility of Marine Le Pen winning, however unlikely it may seem.

A German view of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (Commentary)

Angela Stanzel - 21 April 2017

One year on, Germany's decision to back the AIIB appears to be paying off.

Brexit looms large over UK election (Commentary)

Susi Dennison - 19 April 2017

The Prime Minister’s opportunistic decision to capitalise on her strong domestic standing is complicated by the international context.

Hard Borders of the Mind: Brexit, Northern Ireland and the Good Friday Agreement (Commentary)

Andrew Gilmore - 13 April 2017

In an already divided society, the uncertainty of Brexit could breed instability.

Why the G7 can’t agree a response to Syria (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 11 April 2017

The group could not make a decision on sanctions against Russia.

French election candidates on the European test (Commentary)

François Godement & Manuel Lafont Rapnouil - 10 April 2017

All major candidates see the international situation through the lens of Europe.

Trump and Syria: the entanglement begins? (Commentary)

Julien Barnes-Dacey - 07 April 2017

Much of the Syrian opposition and its regional backers will view US strikes as the thin end of the wedge

Statement from concerned Europeans on the Central European University (Commentary)

- 05 April 2017

We call on EU governments, leaders and the European Commission to strongly denounce the Hungarian government's attack on academic freedom.