Strategy or Cacophony? - Is there a European strategic culture?

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - European Power - European Strategy - 17 May 2018

Mark Leonard talks to the all star cast of Nick Whitney, Ulrike Franke and Jeremy Shapiro on the topic of European strategic culture.

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Macron: one year on

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - European Power - 14 May 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, Almut Möller and Vessela Tcherneva, about what has changed in French foreign policy with Macron one year in office as French president.

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US nuclear deal withdrawal: What happens now?

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - MENA - the Gulf - European Power - 10 May 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with Iran expert Ellie Geranmayeh about what might happen after Donald Trump has decided to withdraw US support from the deal. The podcast was recorded on 10 May 2018.

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After Trump’s Iran decision: Time for Europe to step up by Ellie Geranmayeh

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The role of France in the Middle East

Clips - English - MENA - Syria - the Gulf - Israel / Palestine - North Africa - Egypt - Libya - European Power - 09 May 2018

Is France alone in the desert? ECFR experts Julien Barnes-Dacey and Manuel Lafont Rapnouil discuss how France can lead Europe in the Middle East.

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Trump "tickling"

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - European Power - EU instruments - 01 May 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with Jeremy Shapiro and Manuel Lafont Rapnouil about Macron and Merkel's meetings with the US president, and how the European leaders engaged with him.

Bookshelf:
Aux quatre vents du monde - Petit guide de navigation sur l'océan de la mondialisation by Mireille Delmas-Marty 

The Italian Teacher by Tom Rachmann 

Flattering Donald Trump reaps scant reward for Macron and Merkel by Jeremy Shapiro 

How Europe Can Save the Iran Nuclear Deal by Mark Leonard 

1968: Power to the Imagination by Daniel Cohn-Bendit and Claus Leggewie 

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Seule dans le désert ? Comment la France peut remobiliser l’Europe au Moyen-Orient

Français - MENA - 27 April 2018

Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, directeur du bureau de Paris de l'ECFR, répond aux questions sur sa dernière publication, 'Seule dans le désert ? Comment la France peut remobiliser l’Europe au Moyen-Orient.'

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Turkey’s snap election

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - European Power - Wider Europe - Turkey - 26 April 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with Asli Aydıntaşbaş about why Erdoğan called early elections for this summer, and the new European Commission’s accession report.

Bookshelf:
The world America made by Robert Kagan 

El libro de los abrazos by Eduardo Galeano 

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The future of the Iran nuclear deal

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - MENA - 19 April 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with ECFR's Ellie Geranmayeh, Ilan Goldberg, head of the MENA programme at the Centre for New American Security, and Nasser Haiden, Professor of Political Science at Teheran University, about the JCPOA and whether Trump will pull out of the deal.

Bookshelf:

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen 

Snow by Orhan Pamuk 

A Saudi Prince’s Quest to Remake the Middle East by Dexter Filkins 

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Chemical weapons attack in Syria: What next?

Mark Leonard's World in 30 minutes - English - MENA - Syria - European Power - 12 April 2018

Mark Leonard speaks with ECFR experts Asli Aydintasbas, Kadri Liik, Julien Barnes-Dacey, and Manuel Lafont Rapnouil about how the international community might respond.

Bookshelf:

Ambassador Morgenthau’s Story by Henry Morgenthau

Joseph Conrad: A Biography by Jeffrey Meyers

Brother’s Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

La mondialisation des pauvres by Armelle Choplin and Olivier Pliez

Alone in the desert? How France can lead Europe in the Middle East by Manuel Lafont Rapnouil

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Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero sobre los tratados de libre comercio

Español - 27 March 2018

Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero, eurodiputada por el grupo S&D, habla de los tratados de libre comercio y el discurso proteccionista de Donald Trump.

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