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February, 2017

If Macron is Europe’s savior, does that make him Britain’s nightmare?

How Europe can prepare for American mercantilism.

The old guard threatens the anti-corruption drive in Romania, provoking mass protests.

A new settlement bill challenges Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s ability to control his coalition.

Donald Trump’s security policy plays into the terrorists’ hands.

What to learn from Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s election as president of Germany.

Angela Merkel, seeking close ties with Warsaw, risks unwittingly furthering Poland’s leap to the right.

Ahead in the polls, hard-right leader Marine Le Pen faces a Catch-22.

Günter Verheugen and Elmar Brok on the state of the European Union and the challenges presented by the Trump presidency.