Middle East and North Africa

Learning the right lessons from Aleppo

We may need to lower our expectations and recognise the inherent limitations and trade-offs of seeking to reduce atrocities overseas

Europe must end its silence on Syria

ECFR Council members call for European states to provide emergency airlift services in Aleppo and implement additional sanctions on Russia for its complicity in war crimes

Europe’s time to save the two state solution

Faced with the prospect of diminished US interest in a two state solution, the EU needs to send a strong signal that it remains committed to this vision