Articles on Jeremy Shapiro

Trump’s meaningless NATO spending debate (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 09 July 2018

Europeans spending more on defence will not satisfy Donald Trump. Here’s why

Four things to know ahead of the NATO Summit (Commentary)

Joanna Hosa & Jeremy Shapiro & Vessela Tcherneva & Nick Witney - 06 July 2018

Our experts pick out four main topics to pay attention to ahead of the NATO Summit in Brussels 

The ECFR Power Audits (Commentary)

Asli Aydıntaşbaş & François Godement & Kadri Liik & Jeremy Shapiro - 25 May 2018

The four power audits show that Europeans, particularly when working together, retain the capacity to cooperate and compete effectively with all these powers.  But they also show that, in each case, Europe is failing to do so. 

Will the US and Russia go to war over Syria? (Commentary)

Ruth Citrin & Kadri Liik & Jeremy Shapiro - 13 April 2018

The good news is that neither Washington nor Moscow sees the advantage of a showdown on Syria. The bad news is that the confrontation could still escalate. 

Too close for comfort: European geostrategy and the transatlantic alliance (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 08 March 2018

The question for Europe now is whether it needs to de-couple its strategy toward regional great powers from that of the United States.

Donald does Davos: The American President goes global (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 25 January 2018

In this week’s episode, Trump takes his “America First” crusade into the very den of globalism: The World Economic Forum in Davos.

Lies, damned lies, and National Security Strategies (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 21 December 2017

The NSS desribes a standard Republican foreign policy. But this isn’t a standard presidency.

One less adult in the room (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 11 December 2017

Rex Tillerson received a frosty welcome in Europe last week. But the old continent has not yet formulated a practical response to Trump’s foreign policy.

Three songs about Donald Trump’s trip to Europe (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 04 July 2017

Just because Trump has no strategic purpose in his trip doesn’t mean it can’t have a strategic result.

Trump and Europe: The NASCAR Summit? (Commentary)

Jeremy Shapiro - 24 May 2017

Regardless of Trump's visit to Europe, serious questions about the Trump administration should persist for Europe.