• Op-Ed

    Germany’s Election Is Starting to Get Exciting

    Despite his high ratings, it’s not certain that the Social Democratic Party candidate for chancellor, Martin Schulz, will be victorious in Germany’s 2017 federal election.

    • Strategic Europe

    Don’t Write Off the EU

    The success of populist movements across Europe is not inevitable, despite Britain’s vote to leave the EU and the election of U.S. President Donald Trump.

    • Strategic Europe

    Muddling Through European Defense

    European governments have had enough of U.S. haranguing but still have different views about defense and security.

    • Strategic Europe

    Germany: The (Not So) Timid Leader

    Slowly, Germany is taking on more responsibility in security and defense as Europe faces major internal and external threats.

    • Strategic Europe

    Trump Awakens Old German Fears

    Angela Merkel and other European leaders should act fast to counter Donald Trump’s attempts to encourage the EU’s disintegration.

    • Strategic Europe

    Merkel and the Defense of the Liberal Order

    Closer European integration and decent leadership instead of closed borders or political correctness could rescue the EU’s liberal system.

    • Article

    The Sudden German Nuke Flirtation

    Some of Germany’s prominent voices are musing about the options of a German or non-NATO European nuclear deterrent should a Trump administration roll back U.S. commitments to the alliance.

    • Strategic Europe

    Merkel’s Burden

    Angela Merkel’s decision to stand again as German chancellor coincides with unprecedented uncertainty about the ability of Europe and the West to lead.

    • Strategic Europe

    The (German) Politics of Nord Stream 2

    The future of a controversial Russian gas pipeline rests with the German chancellor and her predecessor.

    • Strategic Europe

    Putin in Berlin

    European leaders should exploit the way in which Russia’s attempts to divide the EU and get sanctions lifted have backfired.

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    Cornelius Adebahr
    Nonresident Fellow
    Carnegie Europe
    Adebahr is a nonresident fellow at Carnegie Europe. His research focuses on European foreign policy.
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    Judy Dempsey
    Nonresident Senior Fellow
    Carnegie Europe
    Editor in chief
    Strategic Europe
    Dempsey is a nonresident senior fellow at Carnegie Europe and editor in chief of Strategic Europe.
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    Stefan Lehne
    Visiting Scholar
    Carnegie Europe
    Lehne is a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, where his research focuses on the post–Lisbon Treaty development of the European Union’s foreign policy, with a specific focus on relations between the EU and member states.

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