The Baltic states are enthusiastic members of NATO, the EU, the eurozone, and the Schengen passport-free travel area. They deserve the West’s unequivocal support.
The 2016 NATO summit in Warsaw saddled the alliance with an unprecedented range of tasks to be carried out with limited capabilities and an inappropriate culture.
NATO has its work cut out as it agrees to deal with the big threats and instability in its neighborhood.
Russian diplomats see almost every NATO summit as a hostile event. There is particular bitterness when alliance leaders meet in a former Soviet or Warsaw Pact capital.
A long and unnecessary turf war between NATO and the EU is finally coming to an end.
Besides its immense symbolic importance for Poland, the 2016 NATO summit in Warsaw is also about Germany’s increasing role in the alliance.
Britain’s decision to leave the EU is a chance for Poland and Germany to work more closely together for Europe and the transatlantic relationship.
As NATO leaders prepare to meet in Warsaw, deep security concerns remain among the states along the alliance’s Eastern frontier.
The refugee crisis reveals a populist and Euroskeptic turn in Poland that is shared by other countries in the European Union.
A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.
Poland’s conservative Law and Justice party has embarked on a deep reform of the state aimed at strengthening the nation’s sovereignty and challenging the EU.
The Polish government should not underestimate one of the EU’s top officials when it comes to upholding the rule of law.
A plan to increase the U.S. military presence in Eastern Europe is welcome, but it is not enough to safeguard vital American interests.
The countries in Central Europe that should be promoting a Europe whole and free are instead retreating from, even rejecting, this goal.
Ukraine’s victory in the Eurovision Song Contest is as much a political message as a vote on musical taste.
The Ukraine crisis and Russian pressure have encouraged NATO and non-NATO countries in Eastern and Northern Europe to work more closely together.
Poland’s nationalist-conservative government and the opposition are digging in for a long tug-of-war over the country’s direction.
The most feasible way to solve Ukraine’s mounting security challenge is to establish an alliance of nations stretching from the Baltic Sea to the Black Sea.
The resignation of Ukraine’s prime minister will make constitutional reform in the country impossible and will delay reforms in many other areas.
European leaders have stood by as the Dutch prepare to vote on an EU-Ukraine trade agreement. The ballot could make Vladimir Putin the winner and Europe the loser.