Berlin wants to move toward a more integrated European defense policy. Given the sorry state of the Bundeswehr, this sounds hollow.
The second day of the MSC laid bare some of the challenges facing Europe and the global community, with Russia and Turkey taking the floor.
Day One of the Munich Security Conference started with a stark warning to the world – and some signs that Europe will get serious on defense.
There’s never been a better chance to beef up European defense.
The US and Europe seem to be pulling apart. But there is still space for meaningful transatlantic cooperation.
Germany’s defense minister on how to advance European security in turbulent times.
Germany’s Social Democrats are turning defense spending into an election issue.
Damage control isn’t the only answer to the Trump presidency. Europe has to take its fate into its own hands.
Assertive rhetoric about European security autonomy rings hollow.
Political uncertainty in Washington makes the necessity of a common European defense more urgent than ever.