INF Treaty era could be coming to an end with today’s announcement by the United States that it will begin the formal process to withdraw from the treaty unless Russia returns to compliance with its treaty obligations within 60 days, writes CSIS Europe experts.
The European Defence Fund would support both European and U.S. security interests and would also put much-needed flesh (and cash) toward EU-NATO cooperation, as Quentin Lopinot, a visiting fellow with the CSIS Europe Program, writes in his commentary.
Establishing a permanent U.S. military base in Poland may be attractive to the Polish government, but it may erode NATO’s cohesion and divert investment from priority areas, as Quentin Lopinot, visiting fellow with the CSIS Europe Program, writes in his commentary.
After two years of positioning, posturing, and politicking, we are entering Prime Minister Theresa May’s so-called Brexit endgame, as Heather Conley, CSIS Europe Program director, writes in her commentary.
In October 2018, a select group of Russian and American experts met to discuss four topics central to U.S.-Russian relations: the conflict in Ukraine, the future of the European security order, the wargetty in Syria, and the question of interference in other states’...
October 26, 2018
| Heather A. Conley, Matthew MelinoIt is time to awaken the transatlantic community to the dangers of a destabilizing Western Balkans land swap before it is too late, as Heather Conley and Matthew Melino from CSIS Europe Program write in their report.
October 23, 2018
| Jack CaporalThe growing frustration among WTO member states has triggered an effort to reform the organization—what U.S. ambassador to the WTO Dennis Shea termed “the Autumn of WTO reform,” as Jack Caporal from Scholl Chair and Dylan Gerstel from Simon Chair write in a joint CQ piece.
October 18, 2018
| Heather A. Conley, Donatienne RuyA new CSIS report "Crossing Borders: How the Migration Crisis Transformed Europe’s External Policy" examine the shift in the European Union’s foreign and development policies through funding decisions to respond to the 2015-2016 migration crisis and its lasting consequences.
A new CSIS report “Defusing the South China Sea Disputes: A Regional Blueprint” presents a workable model agreement to manage the South China Sea disputes, reached by consensus among dozens of top experts from Asia, the United States, and beyond.