In the absence of an adequate political and diplomatic strategy, bombing in Syria may do more harm than good
ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to ECFR experts Anthony Dworkin and Manuel Lafont Rapnouil about the implications of the Paris attacks on France and Europe.
In the wake of the terror attacks in Paris, Hollande has redoubled attempts to break ISIS, but how should the EU as a whole respond while maintaining its core values?
Israel’s strong reaction has much more to do with the way the EU is challenging the “Greater Israel” narrative promoted by a growing number of Israeli politicians.
What are the consequences of Erdoğan’s surprising landslide win?
How the lessons of Libya can help European policymakers respond to the wider migration crisis.
Our experts and eminent guests talk about Europe’s role in the world.
30 November 2015
Kadri Liik on Russian strategy for Syria
29 November 2015
Asli Aydintasbas on the Putin-Erdogan discord.
28 November 2015
Josef Janning on the tensions between Russia and Turkey: It shows the need for a political and military dialogue on Syria.
28 November 2015
Piotr Buras on European strategy against ISIS.
Israelis and Palestinians are once again looked into a cycle of violence claiming lives on both side. This series of articles explore the root causes behind what iss happening.
What tools do European politicians have at their disposal to help end rising bloodshed in Israel and Palestine?
Experts discuss what this means for the international dynamics of the conflict.
Alienation and disenfranchisement are driving violence in Israel and Palestine mean that Europe should consider changing its goals.
How Tunisia's civil society can build on its Nobel Peace Prize win
ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to experts Nikolay Kozhanov, Jeremy Shapiro and Julien Barnes-Dacey about Russia's military actions in Syria.
Harvard Professor Stephen Walt gives insight into the challenges of developing an effective policy on how to deal with ISIS.
Announcement of Egyptian elections is necessary, but not sufficient, for the normalisation of Egyptian democracy.
Europe must prioritise diplomatic support for peace between Turkey and the Kurds as a pre-requisite for a successful strategy against Islamic State
Julien Barnes-Dacey explores to what extent the regional powers are responsible for the state of the conflict in Syria today.
A visit to Downing Street is a welcome distraction for Mr. Netanyahu as Congressional options close over Iran deal
Europeans have learned to take statements by US members of Congress with a grain of salt, particularly on polarizing issues like Iran.
Grudging acceptance of the Iran deal from the GCC has damaged Israel's ability to oppose it