Articles

A fistful of dollars: Europe and US sanctions (Commentary)

Jonathan Hackenbroich & Mark Leonard - 15 August 2019

The European Union needs an Office for Financial Asset Control to defend its home industry against sanctions

Ukraine’s broadening horizons (Commentary)

Joanna Hosa - 14 August 2019

Zelensky's visit to Turkey signals the growing importance of Turkish-Ukrainian relations

The Strait of Hormuz: A matter of European policy and European solidarity (Commentary)

Norbert Röttgen - 12 August 2019

Europe needs to ensure freedom of navigation in the Strait of Hormuz independently of the US - and avoid escalating conflict

Two decades of Putin (Commentary)

Kadri Liik - 09 August 2019

Two decades on from his ascent to power, Putin cuts a lonely figure in a political desert

Boris Johnson and the politics of neo-poodleism (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 09 August 2019

With Brexit approaching, Boris Johnson will be keen to capitalise on access to Washington. But don't expect much from Trump.

Borrell in the Western Balkans (Commentary)

Petrit Selimi - 09 August 2019

Borrell will need to add depth to his dialogue team to ensure a comprehensive deal between Kosovo and Serbia 

Europe’s new agenda in the Western Balkans (Commentary)

Vessela Tcherneva - 07 August 2019

The main message for the Western Balkans is clear: countries in the region need to demonstrate a sufficient level of political governance before any technical process of EU accession can begin.

Nothing to see here: Europe and the INF treaty (Commentary)

Nick Witney - 05 August 2019

Europeans have responded to the death of the INF treaty with seeming indifference - and are expressing their reluctance to accept that nuclear issues are back on the agenda

Chernobyl on ice: Russia’s new floating nuclear plant (Commentary)

Oscar Voss - 02 August 2019

Questionable assumptions underpin Russia’s latest move to open up its Arctic territory – and attract in European and Chinese business.

Russiagate and Italy’s governing coalition (Commentary)

Teresa Coratella - 31 July 2019

A domestic political scandal threatens to destabilise the League-Five Star coalition