Giving Terrorism the Cold Shoulder
As Islamist terror attacks reach Germany, Angela Merkel addresses them with her usual pragmatism.
Holding It Together
Brexit will require Angela Merkel’s trickiest balancing act yet.
NATO’s Nuclear Future
The Warsaw summit re-affirms the role of nuclear deterrence in the alliance.
Only Rocks and a Hard Place
China’s recent setback might further escalate the confrontation in the South China Sea.
Europe by Numbers: Old Europe
The Brexit age divide is a continent-wide phenomenon.
Berlin and Brussels would do well to think deeply about the consequences and finer points of the EU-UK divorce.
One Star Down
Views from Germany, France, and Poland.
How the United Kingdom’s departure will affect its foreign and security policy.
Close-Up: Donald Tusk
The former Polish prime minister may become the man to negotiate Britain’s exit from the EU.
Playing to the Gallery
Is Angela Merkel’s coalition partner banking on foreign policy as an election winner?
Ring of Instability
The EU can help stabilize North Africa and the Middle East. Here’s how.
“Democracy and Islam Go Together”
Lawmakers from the Islamist Ennahda party on turning Tunisia into a democracy.
Reason Before Fear
There is no need to apologizze for the EU’s migration policy, but there’s still room for improvement.
Words Don’t Come Easy: “Reflective Power”
The country of poets and thinkers wants to be seen thinking. It may be sinking.
Seven ways that Moscow misunderstand the European Union.