Antitrust authorities weigh whether to stop Big Tech gobbling up startups
The Tajik leader is becoming the most popular man on the block following the U.S. withdrawal
To get the right balance between child safety and privacy, companies must work with experts in all relevant disciplines to get it right.
The United States shouldn’t surrender to Europe’s Digital Markets Act.
The European Union’s defense and security review can open the way to a Europe-only use of military power.
Georgia might be close to a foreign policy rethink, bringing subtle but significant change
The move from French conventional subs to U.S.-UK boats will be fraught with problems even after President Macron’s anger has abated
Belarusian resistance to Russia’s demands for union is diminishing as a heavily sanctioned Lukashenka pleads for help
The Minsk Protocol is under attack. But the problem is not the deal, it’s one of the signatories.
The glimmer of hope is that Russia might be more willing to avoid miscalculation and tactical errors with NATO and its allies
If Europe is not taken seriously in global security, the fault lies at home.
The last time that Russia and its allies exercised as many as 70,000 personnel on its western borders during Zapad-17, the enormous, treaty-busting military maneuvers caused widespread unease in the Baltic states and those other neighbors with recent memories of Soviet occupation.
This weekend (September 17-19) Russians will vote for 450 members of the Duma, the country’s lower legislative body. Although the polls for Putin’s party — United Russia — are grim, the outcome is preordained.
Russia’s regime has a well-tested bag of tricks to confound the will of the people.
The announcement of the new advanced technology-sharing pact between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States (Aukus) signals increasing alignment of the three allies on the threat from China.
How to interpret the Duma election results in detail? It will be worth watching the following districts on and after election night.
The Duma’s single-member districts are critical to Putin’s party and there are growing signs of anxiety in the Kremlin.
The West would be foolish to believe its outline peace plan for Ukraine is anything other than a disaster in the making.
Putin’s view of the fight against Islamism is shaped by his belief that Westerners make calculations the same way he does.
An international cross-party alliance of lawmakers is supporting Lithuania and Taiwan.
Russia and its friends are beginning huge military exercises on its western borders, presenting the alliance with challenges and opportunities.
There are reasons to be fearful for America’s friends but the threat of U.S. disengagement is being exaggerated, even in the Caucasus.
Despite disagreements about Nord Stream 2 and NATO, Ukraine’s relations with the United States have never been stronger and are on course for an even closer strategic partnership.
The recall of Chinese Ambassador to Lithuania Shen Zhifei from his post is an unprecedented event in the relations between the European Union (EU) and the People’s Republic of China (PRC.)
A belated but welcome Western response to Russia’s active measures.
While Zapad-21 maneuvers in training areas in Russia and Belarus will garner more attention, the September 10-16 exercise will also include high levels of Russian Navy activity.
The U.S. and its democratic allies have helped to make China rich and received hostility in return. It is now time for a much tougher response.
Revitalizing existing U.S. financial tools is crucial to countering China in Europe
However much Poland’s government wants to keep developing world migrants at bay, events are confounding its policy
The hasty withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan elicited mixed reactions among America’s European allies.
This month’s Zapad 2021 military exercise will provide a window into Russian military capabilities, hybrid activities, and broader strategic intentions.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s meeting with President Joe Biden at the White House provides an opportunity to re-establish a genuine strategic partnership.
A clandestine citizen’s movement is confronting disinformation campaigns in central and eastern Europe. The West should take inspiration.
A revealing snarl from China’s embassy in Sweden.
Russia, like authoritarians the world over, wanted America’s friends to take away one message from the U.S. debacle in Afghanistan: No one will save you.
“If he beats you, it means he loves you” has become a sadly well-worn phrase in Russia.
With the worst air quality on the European continent, the non-EU Balkan countries are excluded from the European Green Deal plan.
We lost Afghanistan, now save Lithuania.
A thought-provoking memoir on how to make the world a safer place while dealing with overbearing White House staffers and old-fashioned Russian negotiators.
The Biden administration must update its strategy to acknowledge the importance of both eastern Europe as well as western Europe in transatlantic affairs.
Whatever the difficulties, peace must be maintained in Northern Ireland to avert a return to intercommunal violence.
After 12 months of brutality — the jails were so full of citizens that the regime had nowhere to put its prisoners.
Not a problem many anticipated in 1991.
Surveys of Hungarians are clear on what worries most people after the country became one of the worst-hit anywhere in Europe from the covid-19 pandemic.
Europe is building ever-closer ties with India to counter Chinese ambitions, but Modi’s authoritarian behavior could yet damage a promising strategic alliance.
Defeat in Afghanistan is deadly. May it be the jolt we need.
America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan is causing the implosion of the Afghan government.
Geopolitical self-interest has no place when it comes to true peace-making. Armenia and Azerbaijan are learning that the hard way.
Russia and China have worked hard to develop relations with the Taliban. Now their agreements with a notoriously capricious movement are about to be tested.
The most successful cyber-attack in the history of Belarus, involving entry to the regime’s most secret and sensitive data vaults, has been revealed.