ECFR in the Media

FT blog gideon rachman 11 oct 2007

11th October, 2007
"The conversation centred around issues such as can Europe really speak with one voice; what should we do about Iran; should Europe aspire to be a counter-weight to the US? Blog entry by Gideon Rachman

Spiegel-online

11th October, 2007
"At the moment, we don't have one European policy towards Russia, we have five different ones." Interview with founding member Timothy Garton Ash

Le Monde - 11 October 2007

11th October, 2007
"La Russie est l'un des axes de travail du tout nouvel European Council on Foreign Relations, lanc? par plusieurs personnalit?s europ?ennes." Analysis by Thomas Ferenczi

daily star lebanon

10th October, 2007
Original, English-language version of an op-ed written by Martti Ahtisaari, Joschka Fischer, Mabel van Oranje and Mark Leonard. Distributed through Project Syndicate.

The Guardian_4_October_2007

04th October, 2007
"To realise our national interests today, Britain almost invariably has to work through international alliances and institutions, often starting with the EU." Column by Timothy Garton Ash

EU Observer oct 3 2007

03rd October, 2007
"A group of European politicians and intellectuals have started a new think tank aimed at pushing EU capitals to creating a "more coherent and vigorous" foreign affairs policy in an attempt to make Europe a stronger player on the global stage." News article

irish times oct 3 2007

03rd October, 2007
"Among their proposals are closer EU co-operation at the UN, the IMF, the World Bank and the WTO, as well as a firm commitment to future membership for Turkey and the western Balkans." News article

Die Presse oct 3

03rd October, 2007
Fischer und Ahtisaari sind die Galionsfiguren eines neuen europ?ischen Think Tank, des "European Council on Foreign Relations".

Today’s Zaman-news-oct2-2007

02nd October, 2007
"50 prominent Europeans, including former politicians and intellectuals, called on the European Union to [...] keep its promises made to candidate Turkey."

Corriere della Sera oct 2 2007

02nd October, 2007
"Gli europei dovrebbero fare di tutto per convincere gli americani che con l'Iran bisogna mettere sul tavolo tutte le questioni rilevanti, non solo il nucleare," ha detto Joschka Fischer al Corriere della Sera.