How should Europe respond to Russia?

With the annexation of Crimea and its interference in Eastern Ukraine, Russia has openly challenged the European order in place since 1991 and indeed since the end of the Second World War. So how should the EU - traditionally used to seeing soft power as its best policy tool – cope with this display of old-fashioned power politics? How should it respond to the nature of the challenge posed by Russia? In this series of articles, ECFR experts from our national offices and contributors from other countries present the national perspective on this thorny issue from their country.