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A New Ambition for Europe: A Memo to the European Union Foreign Policy Chief

 

Four experts assess the most pressing issues awaiting the incoming EU foreign policy chief and propose a new strategy for turning Europe into a more effective global actor.

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It’s No Time for EU Wobbling Over Ukraine

Moscow Times November 5, 2014
 

Ukraine has experienced a number of failed revolutions. The hope today is that the October 26 elections will finally bring about the change the country needs.

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Putin Is Merkel’s (and Europe’s) Biggest Security Challenge

Strategic Europe November 17, 2014
 

As European diplomacy with Russia fails, Angela Merkel’s options are limited. She and other Western leaders must accept that they are in for the long haul.

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For Europe, Iran Is More Than the Nuclear Problem

EUobserver November 20, 2014
 

The EU’s approach to Iran has emerged as one of the few successes of European foreign policy. Now, the EU needs to develop a comprehensive strategy beyond the nuclear issue.

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Power and Purpose: German Foreign Policy at a Crossroads

NOMOS & KHAOS November 10, 2014
 

Germany has an interest in strengthening the current global order. Thanks to its geography and economy, the country has the means to do so—but does it have the willingness?

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Understanding Turkey’s Take on the Islamic State

Strategic Europe October 21, 2014
 

Ankara should acknowledge that political realities and threats in the Middle East are changing fast. And the West should support a change in Turkish policy.

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The EU and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Action Without a Script

Article October 21, 2014
 

The EU’s understandable priority in Gaza is to contain further violence. But the union also needs a deeper policy that addresses the roots of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Turkey’s Dangerous Bet on Syria

New York Times October 9, 2014
 

Turkey’s policy of conditioning its anti–Islamic State engagement on support for an anti-Assad campaign will be at best ineffective and at worst counterproductive.

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A New Geopolitics of EU Energy Security

Vanguardia Dossier September 23, 2014
 

The EU needs not merely to reassess its energy policies toward Russia but also to link these different strands of energy security together to fashion a fully strategic approach.

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