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February, 2019


On the eve of the Munich Security Conference, the CDU’s new leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer talks foreign policy with BERLIN POLICY JOURANAL.


The Irish Government is engaging in an ambitious expansion of its representation abroad. Just don’t mention Brexit. 

Helping companies battling US and Chinese competition, there are better ways for the EU than abandoning merger control.


Freedom of navigation is a vital European interest, even in areas where China claims special rights.


Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Fu Ying on the need for cooperation amid great power conflict.


Former Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov warns against destroying the current world order before thinking about what could replace it.


Munich Security Conference (MSC) Chairman Wolfgang Ischinger on his wishes and concerns for 2019.


How a sailing ship came to represent all that’s wrong with Germany’s Bundeswehr.