Essay

The transatlantic divide on Iran

In 2017, differences between European leaders and US President Donald Trump on several global security objectives have strained transatlantic relations. Nowhere are these differences more…

EU defence efforts miss the open goal again

“Big noise on stairs, nobody coming down.” Alas, the old Chinese saying applies all too aptly to the European Union’s latest scheme for promoting defence…

How to reset Turkey-Europe Relations

European leaders ought to pay more attention to Turkey’s security concerns and stop allowing terrorists to use European countries to undermine freedom, democracy and peace in a key ally

Security through politics

Europe should not confine itself to adopting a narrow security-driven approach in Libya

Cyber attacks: Understanding the basics

Rarely does a week go by these days without a ‘cyber attack’ making the headlines across the globe. It may be the massive WannaCry ransomware…