Nick Grono and Dr. Katharine Jones discuss what role Europe can play in ensuring the protection of the Syrian refugees in Lebanon.
In working to rein in manifestations of incitement to violence, Europe must not lose sight of the factors that, while never justifying violence, create conditions that are particularly conducive to radicalisation
Turkey has entered open war with ISIS and is attempting to stifle Kurdish gains in norther Syria
Yemen's civil war has left the country in ruins and a conclusion remains far from imminent
Mark Leonard speaks with Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, Anthony Dworkin and Nick Witney, about its implications on European security and unity.
Our experts and eminent guests talk about Europe’s role in the world.
30 April 2016
Josef Janning commenting on the German refugee policy in EU context.
29 April 2016
A guest article by Sebastian Dullien on the refugee crisis in Europe.
29 April 2016
Josef Janning commenting on the American Presidential elections.
28 April 2016
Josef Janning commenting on Trump's foreign policy speech.
Having improved the regime's position on the ground, Russia now looks set to move forward its own political track
Richard Nephew from the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University takes a look at the openings and challenges for Europe and the US .
Kadri Liik gives her analysis on Russia's intervention in the Middle East.
The latest developments are a clear indication that those who voted Rouhani into power continue to support this bid, even if they are dissatisfied with the pace of meaningful change.
Civilian protection, humanitarian access and freezing the conflict must be priority in Aleppo and Syria to avert escalation to even more dangerous levels.
Iona Craig, Nawal al-Maghafi, and Adam Baron, discuss how Europe can help solve the crisis.
In its attempts to stymie the BDS campaign against Israel, the UK government has fundamentally misunderstood the legal necessity underpinning measures directed at Israeli settlements.
What has emerged in the run-up to the elections is an alignment between the reformists, centrists and some moderate conservatives to push back against a major victory by hardliners who were empowered under former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
Unless domestic factions can make necessary trade-offs to overcome this impasse, Lebanon’s resilience will be tested more than ever.
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
Five years after the Arab uprisings in North Africa, the EU needs to avoid an “either-or” mentality on stability versus progress and keep its ambitions to promote reform in the region.
Russia moves towards objective of a negotiated settlement in Syria with a mixture of calculation and carelessness
Keeping the political track alive is the only way to break cycle of death and devastation in Syria as regime closes on rebel stronghold
Journalist and Sinai researcher Mohannad Sabry explains Egyptian president al-Sisi's approach to the war on terror, and its consequences.
ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to Alexandra Saieh from Oxfam's Syria crisis response in Jordan, Fyodor Lukyanov, Editor-in-Chief of Russia in Global Affairs, and ECFR's Jeremy Shapiro and Julien Barnes-Dacey, about the Syria conference in London and the future of Syria.