Emmanuel Macron shook French politics from top to bottom. To show he did not bring the house down, he will quickly need to defend his record and reach out to lost voters.
The EU is currently assembling its fifth package of sanctions on Belarus. Here is what European governments and the Belarusian opposition should draw from how things have gone so far.
There are at least six reasons why public opinion on foreign policy should matter more today than it did in the past
A populist alliance in the European Parliament may prove unworkable because of the parties’ diverging global outlooks
Much of the world is glad to move on from Trump – but Poles may still be hankering after earlier times
2021 will be a crucial year for the future of Belarus; in Venezuela, the future looks bleak. The Belarusian protesters can look and learn from the experience of the Venezuelan opposition.
There are three reasons European populists may still thrive in the post-Trump era
Sweden needs to stay flexible – and avoid getting stuck in one coalition – if it wants to use its power in the EU to the fullest
The French and Polish governments are at loggerheads over questions of values and foreign policy. But each side can take steps to renew relations.
It would be premature to conclude that the frugal four are, or will remain, happy about the EU’s budgetary deal