Andrew Lebovich - 08 September 2017
The recent high-level Paris meeting on managing migration from Africa still falls far short of resolving the issue.
Mattia Toaldo - 02 August 2017
Europe must use its diplomatic leverage to ensure that increased Russian involvement does not come at the cost of further destabilisation on Europe’s southern border.
Adel Abdel Ghafar & Mattia Toaldo - 05 June 2017
Ultimately, the road to stability in Libya does pass through Cairo, but most importantly through Tripoli and Misrata.
Mattia Toaldo & Karim Mezran - 18 March 2017
The alternative is the resumption of fighting at the levels of summer 2014, which led to the establishment of ISIS in the country.
Mattia Toaldo - 14 February 2017
Whether the new EU migration agreement will work and whether it will respect migrants’ rights is an open question with the answer likely to be no.
Mattia Toaldo - 24 January 2017
The Maltese plan is less about managing migration and more about reducing the numbers arriving in Europe at any cost.
Mattia Toaldo - 23 September 2016
The ink is barely dry on a new joint statement on Libya. But already the roadmap is under threat from developments on the ground.
Mattia Toaldo - 12 July 2016
Adding NATO to Operation Sophia is unlikely to substantially change the picture – though it won’t hurt. Instead, in the coming months the EU should focus on three policy baskets.
Mattia Toaldo - 18 February 2016
Germany has a lot to lose if the situation in Libya turns sour, but a lot to gain if diplomacy is given the support to succeed
Mattia Toaldo - 02 February 2016
Without a political strategy for Libya, military intervention may do more harm than good
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