Dr. Henrik B. L. Larsen is a Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies at the ETH Zürich with a focus on NATO and transatlantic security. Before joining the CSS, Henrik Larsen served as a Political Adviser for the European External Action Service in Ukraine. He was previously a fellow with Harvard, Stanford and the Carnegie Endowment. He recently published his book “NATO’s Democratic Retrenchment: Hegemony after the Return of History”.
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In two weeks time leaders will meet in London for NATO’s 70th anniversary summit. This is an opportunity for NATO to position itself as a regional alliance of democracies in a mostly illiberal environment.