There is more energy and interest in European defense cooperation than at any time in the last fifteen years.
The insistence of some NATO allies on maintaining commitments made to Russia twenty years ago risks undermining stability and security in Europe.
The European Union should be investing in foreign policy and humanitarian aid, not weapons.
Unless Europeans agree to compromise on national sovereignty at the EU level, current defense initiatives will amount to all talk and no action.
Europeans must prepare for a less romantic and more transactional view of the EU from Washington, as the U.S. president downplays the importance of the transatlantic relationship.
The European Commission’s new defense proposals could give EU member states’ armed forces more value for their euros—if governments respond effectively.
What is happening in Britain under Prime Minister Theresa May and in the United States under President Donald Trump is weakening the West.
The transatlantic alliance has the best chance since the fall of the Berlin Wall for a renaissance of its capabilities and strategic importance.
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.
NATO and the EU had better prepare for a tempestuous relationship with the U.S. administration.