Pushing China and India to join the embargo would result in chaos in global energy markets.
There’s far more at stake than the security consequences of Russia’s war in Ukraine.
Join Chris Chivvis for a discussion with Rose Gottemoeller and Charlie Kupchan on the promises and pitfalls Biden faces in his upcoming travel to Europe.
Chancellor Scholz’s delay in sending heavy weapons to Ukraine is hurting Kyiv’s chances of preserving its sovereignty. It is also damaging Germany’s standing across Europe.
The move to block Finland’s and Sweden’s bids threatens the relationship between Ankara and the West.
“It’s not so clear how we’re going to get out of this.”
The proposal’s structure aims to minimize price spikes but doesn’t address reduced consumption.
ASEAN countries’ responses to the war in Ukraine have not been cohesive, largely due to the perceived selectiveness of the EU’s refugee policy. This disconnect is resulting in a breakdown of trust in the EU-ASEAN relationship, a partnership that is necessary in order to revive multilateralism.
A trend in twenty-first century politics is the rise of populist and authoritarian leaders, including in so-called democratic countries. From reassurance to intimidation, the world's strongmen share many characteristics and tactics.
The EU and NATO—and their efforts to support Ukraine—would immediately feel the effects.