Andrew Wilson - 02 October 2018
New Russian naval activities around Crimea could presage a new, maritime front in the war in eastern Ukraine
Andrew Wilson - 11 October 2018
The Ukrainian church pushes for independence from Moscow. The split will undermine Putin’s vision of a ‘Russian world’ and accelerate Ukraine’s cultural separation from Russia
Joanna Hosa - 26 October 2018
Russia has already – literally – staked its claim to vast tracts of the Arctic, and now China is looking northward too. Can other countries catch up when they are already so far behind?
Ulrike Esther Franke - 21 September 2018
Beyond its borders, few agree that Germany has much to feel satisfied about when it comes to matching its actions to its leaders’ rhetoric.
Gustav Gressel - 28 August 2018
In an international order that is beginning to resemble a competition between rival cartels, Angela Merkel risks becoming a kind of geopolitical Walter White
Ellie Geranmayeh - 12 September 2018
ECFR presents the first in a mini-series on the likely impact of US sanctions on economic ties between Europe and Iran.
Jeremy Shapiro - 05 September 2018
Despite the promises of globalisation, cosmopolitan politics only takes you so far. In an age of nationalism, it is not a good idea to look to outside forces for help with internal problems.
Ellie Geranmayeh & James Miller - 13 September 2018
New US sanctions will put the health of ordinary Iranians at risk. Europe can take concrete steps to minimise this – steps which also support its ongoing commitment to the nuclear deal
François Godement - 03 October 2018
As the trade war between China and the United States heats up, Europeans should think hard about who they turn to for assistance
Josef Janning - 04 October 2018
Berlin can no longer afford to float ideas that have no practical consequences, and keep muddling through
Manuel Lafont Rapnouil & Tara Varma & Nick Witney - 03 September 2018
Only if Europeans resume a serious debate about their responsibilities for their own security
Mathieu Duchâtel & Angela Stanzel - 08 August 2018
France, Germany, Italy, and the UK are strengthening their economic defences against China. Will more follow?
Josef Janning - 16 August 2018
Austria has few potential coalition partners who share its European policy priorities
Sara Vakhshouri - 20 September 2018
As the US steps up its sanctions against Iran, the negative effects ripple throughout the global energy markets
Nicu Popescu - 10 October 2018
Cyber-espionage is business as usual for most great-power governments - so why the growing storm of indignation directed at Russia's cyber activities?