Publications

Cover: Russia 2030: A story of great power dreams and small victorious wars

Russia 2030: A story of great power dreams and small victorious wars

by Fredrik Wesslau, Andrew Wilson - 23rd May, 2016

The future of Europe’s relations with Russia looks bleak as the Kremlin pursues an increasingly aggressive foreign policy.

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Cover: One hundred years of British solitude: Magical thinking about Brexit and security

One hundred years of British solitude: Magical thinking about Brexit and security

by Susi Dennison , Mark Leonard, Nick Witney - 16th May, 2016

A British exit from the EU would make it harder to fight crime and terrorism, reduce Britain’s ability to lead and influence its partners, and weaken NATO

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Cover: Intervening better: Europe’s second chance in Libya

Intervening better: Europe’s second chance in Libya

by Mattia Toaldo - 13th May, 2016

The unity government offers the best chance of stabilising Libya, stemming refugee flows and pushing back ISIS, and Europe should focus on strengthening it.

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Cover: Putin’s hydra: Inside Russia’s intelligence services

Putin’s hydra: Inside Russia’s intelligence services

by Mark Galeotti - 11th May, 2016

Far from being an all-powerful “spookocracy” that controls the Kremlin, Russia’s intelligence services are internally divided.

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Cover: Making sense of Europe’s cohesion challenge

Making sense of Europe’s cohesion challenge

by Josef Janning - 11th May, 2016

A new study from ECFR shows that, perhaps surprisingly, between 2007 and 2014, cohesion among EU member states has improved, even after years of crises.

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Cover: Eternally displaced: Afghanistan’s refugee crisis and what it means for Europe

Eternally displaced: Afghanistan’s refugee crisis and what it means for Europe

by Angela Stanzel - 10th May, 2016

To stem the influx of Afghan refugees, Europe needs to turn to Asian partners, working not only with Kabul but with its neighbours.

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Cover: Paying the price: The cost of Europe’s refugee crisis

Paying the price: The cost of Europe’s refugee crisis

by Sebastian Dullien - 28th April, 2016

Europe can more sustainably and cost-efficiently handle refugee arrivals by centralising management at a European level

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Cover: Bear any burden: How EU governments can manage the refugee crisis

Bear any burden: How EU governments can manage the refugee crisis

by Susi Dennison , Josef Janning - 28th April, 2016

The EU should broaden the scope of what is expected of member states on burden sharing on refugee crisis

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Cover: Putin’s downfall: The coming crisis of the Russian regime

Putin’s downfall: The coming crisis of the Russian regime

by Nikolay Petrov - 19th April, 2016

The current trajectory of the Russian regime is unstable and without dramatic change it will crumble within the next year

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Cover: Survival of the richest: How oligarchs block reform in Ukraine

Survival of the richest: How oligarchs block reform in Ukraine

by Andrew Wilson - 14th April, 2016

The penetration of Ukrainian politics by the super-rich oligarchy still forms a major obstacle to reform

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