Ulrike Esther Franke - 10 August 2020
It is ill-advised for Germany to be complacent on common European defence – especially at a moment when the country holds the presidency of the Council of the EU.
Gustav Gressel - 12 June 2020
Russia’s nuclear policy has long been shrouded in secrecy. But a newly published presidential decree on nuclear deterrence clarifies some issues while still leaving ample room for speculation.
Rafael Loss - 30 April 2020
Germany’s nuclear sharing role in NATO is no given – and what political leaders in Berlin do next will have implications for the whole alliance.
Ellie Geranmayeh - 29 April 2020
France, Germany, and the United Kingdom will have to decide whether to support the US cause to extend the UN embargo or oppose it. But neither option is ideal.
René Wildangel - 29 April 2020
Germany has adopted a position that the Israeli government will likely interpret as support for its policies of occupation and settlement.
Jeremy Shapiro - 14 February 2020
With such a smorgasbord of offerings, most people eat the familiar food and leave the conference pleasantly full of the same ideas that they entered with.
Tara Varma - 07 February 2020
The French president reached out to the rest of Europe on Russia, the transatlantic relationship, and European solidarity.
Anthony Dworkin - 24 January 2020
Despite the many risks of inaction, European governments are reluctant to repatriate ISIS supporters due to fear of the political consequences.
Nick Witney - 14 January 2020
The UK Ministry of Defence has shown a chronic lack of decision discipline, sometimes undermining its role in joint European projects.
Anthony Dworkin - 07 January 2020
The drone strike against Soleimani marks a novel shift in targeted killing, dangerous to the global order.
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