In order to negotiate a meaningful treaty, Europeans need to unify around a negotiating mandate that reconciles their different interests.
Experts from our national offices and contributors from other countries present the national perspective on this thorny issue.
Europe faces a worsening security situation on many fronts and needs tools – new and old – to stabilize its neighbourhood.
Internal divisions and external challenges threaten the continued survival of the European Union.
Diplomat Robert Cooper, UK PSC Ambassador Angus Lapsley and ECFR's Susi Dennison, explore where and how the UK has influenced European foreign policy decision making in 2014.
Yemen’s former president has escaped house arrest and wants to take power back – but can he stem the worsening crisis in the country?
If UN intervention is not tied to a consensus ending Libya’s civil war, it could create new allies for ISIS
Our experts and eminent guests talk about Europe’s role in the world, in English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian
Discussion on the findings of the 2015 European Foreign Policy Scorecard and on the role of the UK.
Germany needs to square the circle between domestic demands for restraint and isolationism and the increasing responsibilities of European leadership.
Professor Joseph Nye talks to ECFR Director Mark Leonard about his new book "Is the American Century Over?".
There are more than a few reasons why the Minsk II might fail – and yet it’s still an outcome worth celebrating.
The situation in Ukraine has echoes of the end of the Bosnian War, as Kyiv faces the dilemma of whether or not to accept a quasi-independent Donbas in the east.
A recent ECFR Black Coffee Morning event brought together three authors of reports on the possibility of “Brexit”.
A youth group linked to the PKK is gaining considerable power in the town.
In this series of articles ECFR experts from our national offices debate the Scorecard results in their respective countries.
Putin wants to pull the West into armed conflict, and it is right to avoid it.
Ukraine is the victim of Russian aggression, but Europe must play its own game, not Russia’s.
ISDS measures could sink TTIP and their benefits are insufficient to warrant the risk – so free-traders should advocate dropping them from negotiations.
A public discussion and debate on the future of Europe’s foreign and security policy.