Europe Has Become an International Joke
Vaccine chaos underlines Europe's failed management of the pandemic. Meanwhile, China rises, the US resurfaces, and Russia makes cutting remarks. Even Erdoğan's Turkey is allowing itself to be diplomatically provocative towards the EU. What has Europe done to deserve this?
Four Critical Issues for Biden and Europe
Biden’s electoral victory and the course correction he has already begun are poised to repair America’s reputation abroad and reinstate transatlantic solidarity. Nonetheless, neither side of the Atlantic can afford to be complacent about the challenges that lie ahead
The US and Europe, Partnership or Allegiance?
For John Bolton, an independent EU army is a stab "in the heart of Nato". He warns Europe that its push for "strategic autonomy" could lead to the withdrawal of US troops, leaving Europe defenceless against hostile powers. Donald Trump's former national security adviser and self-confessed "hawk" might be right about certain things. And yet, many of his arguments point directly to the past, which has contributed to the west's crisis of purpose