The regulation sets a damaging precedent for trade restrictions on vaccines and undermines the EU’s credibility as a supporter of open trade
The Egyptian regime has shown that it is prepared to give ground on individual cases or pieces of legislation in the face of concerted pressure
Victory for Joe Biden is likely to bring three big policy shifts in the region, opening new possibilities and challenges for Europeans
Regardless of the US election’s outcome, Europe will face some difficult choices on how far liberal states should cooperate with illiberal ones in shaping the international order
The US long ago took umbrage at the – unlikely – prospect that the ICC could prosecute Americans. The consequences of this stance are now revealing themselves.
International courts are no substitute for politics – not least when the countries that set them up fail to back them
The China-US rivalry is harming an already-fragile international system. Europeans should seek out like-minded allies to act in its defence.
European governments can only defend their citizens effectively if they cooperate at a European level and reinforce multilateral structures based on openness and information sharing
The coronavirus has hit the Middle East and north Africa at a time when the region is already burdened with multiple problems, including a series…
Despite the many risks of inaction, European governments are reluctant to repatriate ISIS supporters due to fear of the political consequences