Friedrich Merz, out of politics for almost a decade, could become Germany’s new strong man—so who is he, and what does he want?
British Prime Minister Theresa May could still get her Brexit deal through Parliament.
The German chancellor indicated to the European Parliament she will push for a shift away from decades of Atlanticist foreign policy.
Italy’s clash with Brussels over its budget proposal is just the latest in a string of problems threatening to destabilize its shaky coalition government.
Angela Merkel leaving the international stage may be bad news for quick EU reform. In the long run, however, her successor will likely turn into at least as good a European.
Europe should take a principled stance in response to the brutal murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.