Theresa May cannot make the hard choices on Brexit until she decides what the Tory party is fundamentally about: tradition or enterprise. Either way, she is bound to put her government in peril.
Germany’s new/old coalition is unstable, yet it has no option but to stick together.
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.
Despite a renewed sense of possibility since mid-2017, the EU still needs to be made more flexible and democratic.
European integration is being challenged by countries that yearned to rejoin a Europe based on unity and liberal democracy.
The Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla are not in the EU Customs Union, but they are treated by the rest of the world as if they are. Could the UK try for similar status?
Germany’s grand coalition must now seize the chance to reshape Europe with France.
It will be bad news for Europe if an interim coalition deal between Germany’s two main political parties falls apart.
Theresa May’s government most likely will limp on, but enough Conservatives will side with other parties to insist on a second EU referendum.
Populism in the Czech Republic is not an aberration from the prevailing EU trends, yet rumors of the death of democracy in Prague are greatly premature.