The United States is piling on the pressure on its European allies to spend more on defense and begin to take counterterrorism seriously.
The transatlantic relationship is not only about military spending; it is also about protecting values.
Diplomats, professors, and parliamentarians at the Munich Security Conference weigh in on a very troubled transatlantic relationship.
A heated discussion at the Munich Security Conference about Europe’s future showed the union’s vitality and its disunity.
Courage and leadership from democratic governments could pull the West back from disarray and growing irrelevance.
Carnegie Europe was on the ground at the 2017 Munich Security Conference, offering readers exclusive access to the debates as they unfolded.
As territorial defense and counterterrorism rise to the top of NATO’s agenda, these two issues offer the alliance an opportunity to develop a shared strategic vision.
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.
Spending more on defense would boost NATO’s capabilities and reputation. But the alliance’s real weakness is its loss of institutional memory.
The question of whether U.S. President Donald Trump values NATO appears to be resolved. That should enable allies to get back to defending their common interests.