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Global Europe 17-09-2021

Global Europe Brief, powered by FACEBOOK: Central Asia in the shadow of Afghanistan

In this week’s edition: Central Asia focus, AUKUS fallout and dissecting SOTEU on defence.
Global Europe 12-09-2021

Global Europe Brief: What about the EU’s military missions?

In this week’s edition: EU military missions vs. new proposals, strategy in enlargement and Chizhov rentrée interview.
Global Europe 03-09-2021

Global Europe Brief, powered by FACEBOOK: What’s coming up this season?

In this week's edition: Geopolitical season preview, Afghan migration woes and European military dilemma.
Global Europe 29-08-2021

Global Europe Brief: Russia’s crackdown on Crimean Tatars

In this week’s edition: Ukraine's independence and Crimea summit, Belarus border, and Kabul attacks.
Global Europe 20-08-2021

Global Europe Brief: Afghanistan blame game

In this week’s edition: Europe grapples with its response to the Afghanistan withdrawal chaos, Belarus border violations and Crimea in focus.
Global Europe 23-07-2021

Global Europe Brief: EU’s Olympic dreams shattered

In this week’s edition: EU’s Olympic (flag) politics, Cyprus plans and Nord Stream 2 deal, challenged.
Global Europe 16-07-2021

Global Europe Brief: Are we in for a Cuban summer?

Your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. This week with Cuban protests, an exclusive interview with Lithuania's foreign minister on Belarus border woes and space force(s).
Global Europe 11-07-2021

Global Europe Brief: EU’s counter-project to China’s Belt and Road

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// For a long time now, Western diplomats in the EU and beyond have kept tabs on China’s Belt and Road...
Global Europe 02-07-2021

Global Europe Brief: Belarus to remain in the Eastern Partnership?

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is a carefully crafted political format meant to boost ties between the EU and its ex-Soviet...
Global Europe 25-06-2021

Global Europe Brief: Slovenia’s EU presidency preview

Your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective.
Global Europe 18-06-2021

Global Europe Brief: Europe’s Biden lessons

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective.
Global Europe 11-06-2021

Global Europe Brief, Special Edition: Transatlantic Summitry Cheat-sheet

Welcome to the transatlantic summits galore with EURACTIV's Global Europe Brief. Here's your ultimate cheat sheet for Biden's Tour d'Europe.
Global Europe 04-06-2021

Global Europe Brief, powered by FACEBOOK: Balkans seeks new hope as disappointment looms

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EU enlargement to the Western Balkans has been stuck in a rut for years. But there is a glimmer of...
Global Europe 28-05-2021

Global Europe Brief: Belarus’ skyjacking woes

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// A plane from an Irish company, flying on an inner-European route from Athens to Vilnius, was hijacked and escorted by...
Global Europe 21-05-2021

Global Europe Brief: The three ??? and Germany’s future foreign policy

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// The American book series about three junior detectives, known as Die drei ??? (= The Three Question Marks), has been...
Global Europe 14-05-2021

Global Europe Brief: ‘Coalitions of the Willing’, Balkan disappointment & Hungary’s ‘Eastern Opening’

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// The Global Europe Brief takes a small break this week. We’re back with our regular edition next week. EU IN...
Global Europe 07-05-2021

Global Europe Brief: Is Europe looking towards an Indian Summer?

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE Earlier this week, the EU suspended plans for a trade deal with China and is now reviving efforts...
Global Europe 30-04-2021

Global Europe Brief: Western Balkans – Lukewarm or too hot to handle?

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE As we predicted last week, more phantom non-papers emerged on Western Balkans in the wake of a mysterious...
Global Europe 23-04-2021

Global Europe Brief: A school for EU diplomats?

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE “We have too many little Merkels, Macrons, and Orbans wandering around the EEAS corridors,” an EU diplomat told...
Global Europe 16-04-2021

Global Europe Brief: Western Balkan faultlines

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE EU foreign ministers were scheduled to hold a debate with and about the Western Balkans during their meeting...
Global Europe 09-04-2021

Global Europe Brief: Looking beyond the sofa

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE Three presidents, two chairs… The Ankara incident has created another headache for the EU to deal with after...
Global Europe 02-04-2021

Global Europe Brief, powered by FACEBOOK: Iran talks, Syria defeat & Donbas tensions

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. EURACTIV’s Global Europe team wishes you a very happy Easter break and will be back for you next week with the...
Global Europe 26-03-2021

Global Europe Brief, powered by FACEBOOK: Protagonist, supporting actor, or both?

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. /// EDITOR’s TAKE The debate about how to define strategic autonomy, a catchphrase coined by French President Emmanuel Macron, has been...
Global Europe 19-03-2021

Global Europe Brief: Turkey woes, Russia strategy & China sanctions

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU from a global perspective. You can subscribe here. Before you start reading, feel free to have a closer look at the exclusive op-ed ‘The EU needs to take its...