Europe needs more military cooperation between London and Paris. Yet the prospects for significant joint action in the future appear slim.
Three kinds of trouble are bubbling under Europe's surface. The key to preparing for them lies in understanding where and how the political ground is shifting.
Over the past year, European defense collaboration has arguably made more progress than in the past decade.
Attempts to rein in the internet industry in democratic countries will show who really is in charge.
Despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s criticism of NATO, the United States continues to be very supportive of the alliance on the ground.
As 2017 ebbs, Europe can expect a bumpy ride in the coming months, not least because of the impact of the digital revolution on democracy.
Europeans can take some solace from Trump’s support for NATO and the EU. But the U.S. president will want value for money.
Europe’s largest economy needs to recognize that a new Atlanticist pact is needed if the West is to protect its liberal values.
If NATO is to remain effective, the security needs of its Southern neighborhood must be countered by a more sustainable and ambitious strategy.
While the EU is celebrating PESCO, Paris is preparing for closer defense cooperation outside the union.