By admin (17-04-2017)
A lasting conversion of President Trump to NATO will be difficult to achieve – and it will not suffice to defend Europe’s interests. (suite…)
By admin (10-04-2017)
One should not be surprised at the tensions between China and the US. An emerging power will always engender suspicion on the part of the existing superpower. (suite…)
By admin (06-04-2017)
2016 proved to be a busy year for CT in Europe as the number of jihadi-related attacks increased and the nature of the threat evolved, with most plots involving ‘home grown’ radicalised individuals, as opposed to foreign fighters. (suite…)
By admin (06-04-2017)
Yes to a two-speed Europe if that is the only way to deepen integration, but this does entail some risks.
By admin (05-04-2017)
This Egmont paper aims to identify ways of overcoming the deadlock that often characterises EU-China co-operation in multilateral institutions and processes due to their differing interpretations of global governance. The paper draws on the perspectives of four Chinese experts of EU-China relations, (suite…)
By admin (04-04-2017)
On the eve of Donald Trump’s meeting with Xi Jinping, we are all holding our breath. But should we rather not be proactive, using Europe’s diplomatic and economic power to further our interests in China, Asia and the neigbourhood. Where should a creative and ambitious Grand Strategy position Europe in between Trump, Xi and Putin? (suite…)
By admin (29-03-2017)
The European Union can save NATO. It really can. Trust me.
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By admin (23-03-2017)
The Chinese government has made great strides in its ambition to turn the Renminbi into a global reserve currency. The importance of Europe to China’s economy is unquestionable, so Brexit is an unwelcomed event. China’s resolve to reduce its US Dollar exposure has intensified following (suite…)
By admin (21-03-2017)
One year after the Brussels attacks, this publication reviews the major developments that have occurred in terrorism and counterterrorism in Europe in 2016. (suite…)
By admin (14-03-2017)
Belgium has accomplished much since last year’s devastating terrorist attacks – the worst in its history. But the threats continue, and new security vulnerabilities are becoming apparent.