Publications

Cover: China at the gates: A new power audit of EU-China relations

China at the gates: A new power audit of EU-China relations

by François Godement, Abigaël Vasselier - 01st December, 2017

Europeans should adopt more realist positions vis-à-vis China, to defend their own interests and urgently restore balance in the relationship.

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Cover: Pre-empting defeat: In search of North Korea’s nuclear doctrine

Pre-empting defeat: In search of North Korea’s nuclear doctrine

by Léonie Allard, Mathieu Duchâtel & François Godement - 22nd November, 2017

Pyongyang’s is prepared to carry out a pre-emptive nuclear strike against both military and civilian targets if it detects an imminent attack.

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Cover: Partners for Life: Europe’s Unanswered ‘Eastern Question’

Partners for Life: Europe’s Unanswered ‘Eastern Question’

by Andrew Wilson - 27th October, 2017

Dramatic change may not be on the cards, but the EU can and should shift to a ‘status quo plus’ approach that builds on existing activity.

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Cover: The coming clash: Why Iran will divide Europe from the United States

The coming clash: Why Iran will divide Europe from the United States

by Ellie Geranmayeh - 25th October, 2017

Europe must salvage the nuclear deal with Iran and step-up robust diplomacy with Teran on regional issues.

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Cover: Grand Designs: Does China have a ‘Grand Strategy’?

Grand Designs: Does China have a ‘Grand Strategy’?

by Angela Stanzel, Nadège Rolland, Jabin Jacob, Melanie Hart - 18th October, 2017

The Chinese Communist Party Congress in October will indicate whether China has departed from its ‘peaceful rise’ in favour of an ambitious grand strategy.

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Cover: Exploring EU Coalitions

Exploring EU Coalitions

by Christoph Klavehn, Josef Janning, Christel Zunneberg - 16th October, 2017

New essay collection points way to potential coalitions for flexible European cooperation

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Cover: The transatlantic meaning of Donald Trump: a US-EU Power Audit

The transatlantic meaning of Donald Trump: a US-EU Power Audit

by Jeremy Shapiro & Dina Pardijs - 21st September, 2017

The election of Donald Trump has changed everything except European attitudes toward American security

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Cover: To end a war: Europe’s role in bringing peace to Syria

To end a war: Europe’s role in bringing peace to Syria

by Julien Barnes-Dacey - 12th September, 2017

National politics need to be front and centre in de-escalation efforts.

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Cover: So far from god, so close to Russia: Belarus and the Zapad military exercise

So far from god, so close to Russia: Belarus and the Zapad military exercise

by Fredrik Wesslau, Andrew Wilson - 11th September, 2017

Renewed Minsk-Moscow cooperation in the ‘Zapad’ war games should not see the door to Belarus closed

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Cover: Europe and its discontents: Poland’s collision course with the European Union

Europe and its discontents: Poland’s collision course with the European Union

by Piotr Buras - 07th September, 2017

If Poland continues to drift away from the EU it will not only diminish its own influence, but also undermine the EU’s internal cohesion.

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