Neither Ukraine nor the West can leave the framework of the Minsk agreement, even if they know that it is not working at all.
ECFR’s director Mark Leonard speaks to experts Almut Moeller, Christoph Bertram, and Wolfgang Ischinger, about the German politician Egon Bahr, who passed away recently, and his legacy.
It is right to be wary of the regime in Belarus, but the EU should nonetheless try to turn this into an opportunity in its favour.
The Greek crisis may have claimed an unexpected new victim: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
Although he holds no political clout, Regev can boast to be the only Israeli talking head whose performances have gone truly viral
ECFR’s director Mark Leonard speaks to Francois Godement, ECFR’s director of the Asia & China Programme, about China’s recent decision to devalue its currency and the recent 70th anniversary of VJ Day.
Our experts and eminent guests talk about Europe’s role in the world.
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Kristeligt Dagblad - 27 August 2015
Mattia Toaldo on Andreas Kamm's call to think in new ways.
The New York Times - 26 August 2015
Ellie Geranmayeh on why the US is concerned.
Il Fatto Quotidiano - 26 August 2015
Francois Godement on what is going on now in China
TOK FM - 25 August 2015
Piotr Buras on the German decision concerning the abrogation of the enforcement of the Dublin Regulation.
Grudging acceptance of the Iran deal from the GCC has damaged Israel's ability to oppose it
How should Europe interpret the rapid devaluation of the renminbi?
How the EU can move on from a deal to support a peaceful post-revolution politics in Libya
ECFR's Wider Europe team recommend eight books for you to delve into this summer.
ECFR’s director Mark Leonard speaks to political scientist and author, Ian Bremmer, about his new book 'Superpower: Three Choices for America's Role in the World', and to diplomat and author, Jonas Parello-Plesner about his new book 'China’s Strong Arm – Protecting Citizens and Assets Aroad'.
Seven years ago, in the night of 7th to the 8th August 2008, skirmishes along the lines of separation in Georgia escalated to full war.
Why the EU's disengaged enlargement approach has stalled forward momentum in the Western Balkans.
Connecting the energy islands in south-east Europe will help build a region that can act as a strategic partner for the EU in the broader energy-security nexus
Mark Leonard presents the highlights of the event with MP Bernard Jenkin, Mark Reckless, UKIP's Director of Policy, & Matthew Elliott from Business for Britain, who want to see a change in Britain's relationship with the EU.
As Germany's politicians return to their constituencies, a summer of resentment against Europe is brewing in Ukraine
Asia's giants are stirring but how can they coexist? Will their relationship be defined by cooperation or by confrontation?