Tara Varma - 08 November 2019
The thread that runs through most of Macron’s speeches and declarations is European strategic sovereignty: he fears that Europe will be marginalised in a world in which authoritarian powers are rising.
Vessela Tcherneva & Tara Varma - 25 October 2019
Without a credible path to EU membership, the Western Balkans could easily succumb to the lure of regional nationalism – and to generous Russian, Turkish, and Chinese offers in the EU’s own back yard.
Gustav Gressel, Kadri Liik, Jeremy Shapiro, Tara Varma - 25 September 2019
Negotiations with Russia over a new European security order would have huge – to many, alarming – implications for Ukraine, the EU, and the NATO alliance
Josef Janning & Tara Varma - 17 September 2019
The heads of ECFR’s offices in Paris and Berlin share the thinking in their countries about the latest round in the Brexit saga
Tara Varma - 30 April 2019
India’s general election is an important phase in the battle against fake news. But is it too late to avert further social media-fuelled violence in the volatile campaign atmosphere?
Tara Varma - 12 February 2019
The yellow vests could have more influence than expected on the debates leading up to the European Parliament election
Manuel Lafont Rapnouil & Tara Varma - 08 October 2018
“Information manipulation” or just plain “fake news”? How France is grappling with a very modern threat
Manuel Lafont Rapnouil & Tara Varma & Nick Witney - 03 September 2018
Only if Europeans resume a serious debate about their responsibilities for their own security
Tara Varma - 16 March 2018
Macron’s message to Modi was “Choose France”, rather than “Choose Europe”.
Tara Varma - 02 May 2017
A tumultuous election season has stirred up France's political landscape. While Macron seems likely to win, he needs to do so convincingly to create new stability.
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