Clara Portela - 24 April 2019
Sanctions for ‘misappropriation’ have proved their worth in forging ties with new leaders in Tunisia, Egypt, and Ukraine. But it is time to strengthen them
Sebastian Dullien - 01 April 2019
Giving up sovereignty at the national level seems the only way to retain some kind of European sovereignty, writes Sebastian Dullien in his farewell commentary for ECFR.
Chris Raggett - 06 February 2019
Europe urgently needs to get its house in order on money laundering – and win voters’ trust back in the process
Karlis Bukovskis - 19 December 2018
Latvia is aware of the EU’s beneficial role to both its economy and security and will likely remain a reliable and stable partner within the Union.
Sebastian Dullien - 14 September 2018
It seems we have not learned the lessons of the recent past and may be doomed to repeat them in the future
Olaf Boehnke - 17 July 2015
Despite staving off Greek disaster for now, Merkel and Schäuble have had a frosty reception from political allies in Berlin.
Josef Janning - 10 July 2015
Merkel has shown little appetite for the “vision-thing”, but the Greek crisis threatens to push the Chancellor out of her comfort zone
Josef Janning - 06 July 2015
Without demonstrating how they can pull off a strategy of gaining debt relief before reforms, Syriza's referendum win could become a Pyrrhic victory.
Mark Leonard - 30 April 2015
It may be that Europe’s postmodern order has become so advanced and particular to its environment that it is impossible for others to follow
Francisco de Borja Lasheras - 28 January 2015
The EU’s austerity policies have led to a fragmentation of its power, encouraging the rise of populist parties.
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