Hundreds of fighters from the North Caucasus region are tavelling to Syria to join IS.
Ongoing conflict is pushing already poor and underdeveloped Yemen ever close to the brink of collapse.
To lead the EU may seem like a burden; it is, in truth, an historic opportunity.
Tsipras chose the wrong allies and his negotiation tactics have shattered trust between the parties
The EU should not race to the bottom and match Chinese prices and standards but differentiate and provide quality rather than quantity in finance.
BBC News - 27 July 2015
José Ignacio Torreblanca comments on the challengues facing by the european integration : Brexit, Grexit and the rise of nationalist parties.
i24news - 27 July 2015
Mattia Toaldo is quoted on Abed Rabbo's dismissal in Israel.
capital.gr - 27 July 2015
Greek translation of Josef Janning's Note from Berlin "Leadership lessons: The Greece deal fallout".
Reuters - 27 July 2015
Mattia Toaldo on the fact that this has been in the making for some time.
A summary on the main components of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreed on 14 July between Iran and the E3+3
The accidental firing on the airliner by Russian air-defence missiles are the most conceivable explanation to the downing of MH17.
China is racing ahead with its internet revolution, with potentially huge ramifications for China’s surveillance state
ECFR's director Mark Leonard speaks to Daniel Levy, director of the MENA programme, and to policy fellows Julien Barnes-Dacey and Ellie Geranmayeh, about the Iran nuclear agreement and Geranmayeh's new policy brief 'Engaging with Iran: A European agenda'
Four years after embarking on its quest to become the hegemon of the Middle East, Turkey has ended up virtually friendless in the region.
The EU needs an honest assessment of its capabilities and to set limited goals behind which member states can show sustainable unity
Will relations between China and India in the 21st century be defined by co-operation or conflict?
Despite its absence from the agenda of recent high-level EU-China meetings, cybersecurity and digital rights deserve attention at the highest level.
If reconciliation is not possible today, maybe it could come with a generational change.
China’s government has taken action to arrest its stock market collapse, but will this reinforce conservatives’ argument – that control is safety and liberalisation is always a hazard?
Merkel has shown little appetite for the “vision-thing”, but the Greek crisis threatens to push the Chancellor out of her comfort zone