European Union (EU)
The EU is walking a fine line on the South China Sea dispute, but can the policy hold over the long-term?
The December compromise was more temporary ceasefire than lasting peace agreement.
The latest economic data out of Germany does not bode well for growth on the Continent. Are we headed for a new European downturn?
With recent elections producing a political stalemate, we can expect more of the same from Moldova’s foreign policy.
After a three-decade absence from the Horn of Africa, Italy is re-engaging with the region – and its ambitions go well beyond the issue of migration.
Move over economics and austerity. The next election is going to revolve around questions of Spanish identity.
The EU is debating legislation that would freeze funding for member states that are backsliding on democratic norms. But will it come at the cost of widening the bloc’s internal divisions?
There’s a much more cost-effective option than pursuing an EU army: boosting defense budgets under the auspices of NATO.
The Trump era brings uncertainty over the future of the Atlantic Alliance, but it also brings new opportunities for fruitful EU-NATO cooperation.
Neither the major powerbrokers nor the peripheral member-states will succeed in pushing through much-needed reforms in 2019.