Foreign Policy

Europe

PESCO: Southern EU Countries Head Up New European Defence Projects

The European Union is embarking on its latest and most serious drive for deeper integration in defence and security. In…
France

Macron and Merkel Embrace EU Leadership in Recent Visits to the U.S.

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel both visited the United States last week, in two separate trips…
France

Parlez-vous Français? French President Macron Urges Increased Global Use of French Language

Back in 2012, The Economist published a thought piece on global languages — or, more specifically, which languages one should…
Portugal

100th Anniversary of the Battle of Lys a Reminder of Portugal’s Commitment to European Security

In early April Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, travelled to Northern France for…
Europe

The Power of the Bloc

The United States and Europe are one another’s biggest trading partners. Both served as the other’s biggest export destination in…
Europe

Not Giving Up on Europe: Taming the Fire of Euroscepticism

More than ten years out after the fallout of the economic crisis, there is an increasing number of Eurosceptics across…
Cyprus

Cyprus’ Cabinet Shake-Up Shows More Change Ahead for Island Nation

Cyprus’ new cabinet of ministers have been in office less than two weeks since they formally assumed their new roles…
Greece

Greece vs FYROM: More Than a Name

Newspapers have been splashed this past month with coverage of both Greeks and Macedonians taking to the streets in protest over…
Italy

Why Italy’s Upcoming Election Matters to Europe

On Sunday (4 March), Italy and its people will face one of the country’s greatest journeys into the political unknown.…
Cyprus

Challenges Ahead for the Cypriot President’s Second Term in Office

In re-electing Nicos Anastasiades last month, Cyprus chose a steady hand on the presidential tiller. But the 71-year-old faces a…
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