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March, 2017

The six countries of the Western Balkans need the EU’s full attention.

Donald Trump’s protectionist impulses could have disastrous consequences.

As the Brexit process begins the British government finds it has few friends left.

Building resilience is the best way to counter Russian attempts to undermine Western democracy.

Things look grim for the European Union, but all is not lost yet.

The London attack should not terrify us.

Russia has gotten the upper hand in the Eurovision propaganda war.

The EU-Turkey agreement has stopped the flow of refugees, but solved little.

Geert Wilders did not win the Dutch election. But its lessons are still worrisome.

The Brexit vote was supposed to reestablish parliamentary sovereignty. It has done the opposite.

Germany’s “Political Ash Wednesday,” once a humorous affair, is short on jokes.

Italy’s economy is defying the laws of gravity, but for how long?

Fragile, whiny, and weak: How the right-wing brands its critics.

In eastern Ukraine, Russia is supposed to be part of the peace process, even as it interferes with the OSCE’s mission.

Germany’s Russlanddeutsche minority is no fifth column, but susceptible to the Kremlin’s propaganda.

Brexit and Trump voters wanted to go back in time. Are the Dutch and the French similarly inclined?