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.
26 November, 2019
A number of ECFR Council Members urge European governments to immediately begin a programme of managed repatriation of ISIS foreign fighters in Syria.
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 8 November, 2019
Europeans can help the Lebanese and Iraqi people achieve their reform goals. Here’s how.
Gustav Gressel - 3 November, 2019
Russia is now in charge of a multi-front war. It will need to manage relations between multiple local actors very carefully.
Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 30 October, 2019
Erdogan's government views the deal as a testament to its ability to act independently of Washington even in areas where there is a US military presence.
René Wildangel - 29 October, 2019
The widely dismissed proposal can still serve a valuable purpose if it relaunches a debate on how Europe can act with long-overdue relevance in Syria.
Anthony Dworkin - 25 October, 2019
EU member states have failed to come up with a coherent policy on how to handle the hundreds of their citizens having travelled to join ISIS in Syria.
by Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 28th May, 2020
EU member states can find ways to cooperate with Turkey to support stabilisation in parts of the safe zone, without violating their interests and core principle
by Julien Barnes-Dacey - 21st April, 2020
European governments should pivot to a strategy focused on protecting those societal forces that are still standing and that can help salvage a better future
by Jasmine M. El-Gamal - 13th March, 2019