Cover: Beyond the ‘War on Terror’

Beyond the ‘War on Terror’

by Anthony Dworkin - 27th May, 2009

The EU has an opportunity to influence President Obama's efforts to reform US counterterrorism policy

A Power Audit of EU-China Relations

by John Fox & François Godement - 17th April, 2009

China is exploiting the EU's divisions and treating the 27-state bloc with "diplomatic contempt" on issues ranging from trade to the Dalai Lama.


Shaping Europe’s Afghan Surge

by Daniel Korski - 25th March, 2009

Will the military surge in Afghanistan fail without a civilian surge?


Beyond dependence: How to deal with Russian gas

by - 06th January, 2009

Could building a single European market in natural gas be the most effective strategy for the European Union in countering Russia's divisive energy diplomacy?


Promoting democracy abroad - the EU’s record

by Anthony Dworkin - 15th December, 2008

In a joint research project with FRIDE, ECFR looks at the EU?s record in Azerbaijan, Belarus, Ukraine, Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco.


Re-wiring the US-EU relationship

by Ulrike Guérot & Daniel Korski & Mark Leonard - 08th December, 2008

With the pivotal change of leadership in Washington, the US and the EU may have an ideal moment to strengthen the US-EU institutional bond.


Is the EU a global force for human rights?

by Richard Gowan - 17th September, 2008

The EU's leverage to promote human rights through the UN has dramatically declined over the last decade, our exclusive report


Can the EU win the peace in Georgia?

by Mark Leonard & Nicu Popescu & Andrew Wilson - 25th August, 2008

This authors analyse the background and developments in the Russia-Georgia conflict and outline recommendations on how to prevent wider political fallout.


Re-energising Europe’s Security and Defence Policy

by Nick Witney - 29th July, 2008

European governments cannot afford to move at the speed of the slowest, argues Nick Witney, and should push for a 'multi-speed' Europe on ESDP


Meeting Medvedev: The Politics of the Putin Succession

by Andrew Wilson - 28th February, 2008

An in-depth analysis of the political context of Dmitry Medvedev's rise, focusing on the behind-the-scenes manipulation by ?political technologists'.