All eyes are on German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron to show the way to a rejuvenated Europe.
Whether European leaders realize it or not, the future stability of Ireland and of the Northern Ireland peace process rests with Brussels, not London.
The crisis in Ukraine has pushed the European Union to become a different kind of policy actor.
The European Union should be investing in foreign policy and humanitarian aid, not weapons.
As London and Brussels prepare to negotiate the UK’s exit from the EU, both sides need to tone down their confrontational rhetoric and adopt a more constructive approach.
China is no substitute for Europe’s special ties with the United States, as any pivot to the East is paved with difficulties.
Populist parties across Europe will continue to pose a challenge until the frustrations in traditional democratic politics have been addressed.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s first foreign trip has made clear that Europe has many existential issues to settle with Washington.
A U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement could have significant repercussions for U.S.-EU relations.
By forging closer relations with Tehran, Europe could unshackle its foreign policy from the United States.
The Carnegie Europe Program in Washington provides insight and analysis on political and security developments within Europe, transatlantic relations, and Europe’s global role. Working in coordination with Carnegie Europe in Brussels, the program brings together U.S. and European policymakers and experts on the strategic issues facing Europe.