On March 3 2017, ELN Director Sir Adam Thomson delivered the 2017 Mountbatten lecture on “Facing the Risk of War in Europe” at the University of Edinburgh.
On 11 March 2019, ELN Policy Fellow Alice Billon-Galland headed to Washington DC to attend the Carnegie Endowment’s workshop on “European Defence Cooperation in a New Transatlantic Context.”
After a year of confusion and speculation, the ball is finally rolling for the French-led European Intervention Initiative. But with what goal in mind? Read ELN Policy Fellow Alice Billon-Galland’s conclusions in her latest piece for the Berlin Policy Journal.
Stefano Stefanini, Italy’s former Ambassador to NATO, argues that the new Five Star-League Italian government will soon be faced with stark foreign policy choices. Although the government will likely remain anchored to NATO and will quickly learn it cannot ‘have it all’, the coalition could cause significant disruption to EU policy through populist stances on migration or Russia sanctions.