A month for hard power (Commentary)
Richard Gowan - 28 November 2007There?s a real risk that, in the weeks between now and Christmas, the EU will face violence in either Kosovo, where 15,000 European troops underwrite security, or Lebanon where 8,000 Europeans have made up the backbone of the UN peace force.
Ukraine: Finally a new Parliament, but no new government (Commentary)
Andrew Wilson - 26 November 2007The new Ukrainian parliament finally assembled on Friday, 23 November, almost two months after the elections. It then immediately adjourned until Thursday 29 November. An update on Ukraine's complex political developments.
A ?Power Audit? of EU 27-Russia relations (Commentary)
Despite its economic strength and military might, the EU has begun to behave as if it were subordinate to an increasingly assertive Russia. Read ECFR's "Power Audit" of EU-Russia relations.
Guardian: Russia as the new Donald Rumsfeld (Commentary)
Mark Leonard and Nicu Popescu - 07 November 2007Russia has emerged as the most divisive issue in the European Union since Donald Rumsfeld split the European club into ?new' and ?old' member states. Read an opinion piece published through Project Syndicate.
Burma and Uzbekistan: The EU?s Muddle (Commentary)
Daniel Korski - 12 October 2007European double-standards on Burma and Uzbekistan will hurt the EU's interests and democracy in both countries.
Ukraine Goes to the Polls: Another Year, Another Crisis? (Commentary)
Andrew Wilson - 03 October 2007After years of political stagnation, 2008 will be a key year for Europe and the Ukraine
by Kadri Liik - 21st May, 2018
The path to winning the normative war will not go so much through countering Russia as through improving Europe’s resilience and reinvigorating its model
by Alida Vracic - 09th May, 2018
The EU should do more to promote circular migration as part of their ongoing pursuit of European integration.
by Mark Galeotti - 04th April, 2018
by Asli Aydıntaşbaş - 23rd March, 2018
The survey reveals the varying motivations of the 28 EU member states for keeping Turkey close -- but not too close.