A Call to Arms Control
New dialogue on military affairs and armament can help rebuild security in East-West relations.
With the United Kingdom running ever more adrift, some are turning the spotlight on Switzerland and its relationship with the EU.
Italy enters a tricky phase of political instability.
Paying Lip Service
Don’t read too much into Angela Merkel’s proposal for a burqa ban.
Barack Obama, Donald Trump, and the future of German-American relations.
Near Breaking Point
The dire situation in Greece and turmoil in Turkey are making the current refugee deal unsustainable.
The next US president could spell the end of the liberal international order.
An Oil-Price War’s Surprise Ending
No one expected shale producers to survive extended low oil prices, but they have. The next act could prove even more destabilizing.
Taking the Lead
How the EU, Russia, and China can protect the Iran nuclear deal.
First They Came for the TPP
President-elect Donald Trump has suggested alarming changes to American trade policy.
Assertive rhetoric about European security autonomy rings hollow.
A New Reset?
President-elect Trump’s relationship with Putin is likely to run into obstacles.
Goodbye to Berlin
As his last bow in Europe, Barack Obama passionately defended Western values with “his closest ally,” Angela Merkel.
The Next Domino
Will France fall to the West’s populist surge, too?
The November/December 2016 Issue
Europe and Donald Trump – the contents of our new issue.