ECFR in the Media

BBC Mundo

17th October, 2007
Am?rica Latina, no obstante, no parece estar incluida en esa visi?n inical, como explic? a BBC Mundo Jose Ignacio Torreblanca, director de la oficina del ECFR en Madrid.

Patten on Turkey Guardian 17 october 2007

17th October, 2007
"As EU leaders prepare for the annual debate over how much reform Turkey has done and how much it should do, they should do all they can to renew Turkey's trust in the EU," writes Chris Patten, one of ECFR's founding members.

Drafting a Global Player

17th October, 2007
"The most compelling reason for supporting the Reform Treaty is the fact that it could help the EU become a more effective power in the world." writes Mark Leonard in an opinion piece

A European third way on Iran?

15th October, 2007
"To make UN action more credible and US military action less likely, the EU will need to act as one and make sure it has exhausted all peaceful alternatives in its approach to Iran", says Daniel Korski, a senior fellow at the European Council of Foreign Relations.

spiegel online news article oct 11 2007

12th October, 2007
"The first step for Europe, according to Mark Leonard, will be to pass the new EU Reform Treaty [...] which aims at streamlining institutional arrangements in Brussels." News article

FT blog gideon rachman 11 oct 2007

11th October, 2007
"The conversation centred around issues such as can Europe really speak with one voice; what should we do about Iran; should Europe aspire to be a counter-weight to the US? Blog entry by Gideon Rachman


11th October, 2007
"At the moment, we don't have one European policy towards Russia, we have five different ones." Interview with founding member Timothy Garton Ash

Le Monde - 11 October 2007

11th October, 2007
"La Russie est l'un des axes de travail du tout nouvel European Council on Foreign Relations, lanc? par plusieurs personnalit?s europ?ennes." Analysis by Thomas Ferenczi

daily star lebanon

10th October, 2007
Original, English-language version of an op-ed written by Martti Ahtisaari, Joschka Fischer, Mabel van Oranje and Mark Leonard. Distributed through Project Syndicate.

The Guardian_4_October_2007

04th October, 2007
"To realise our national interests today, Britain almost invariably has to work through international alliances and institutions, often starting with the EU." Column by Timothy Garton Ash