•15/12/2019Brexit, a test for nationalism
By giving an absolute majority to Boris Johnson's Conservatives, the British confirmed their vote of 23 June 2016 in favour of leaving the European Union. It will now take place on 31 January next.
Considered an amputation for Europe and a miscalculation for the United Kingdom, this decision is...
•02/12/2019Europe: the duties of the Member States
Six months after the elections the European institutions are now in place. The Parliament and the Commission have indicated their priorities and their commitment to try and respond to high expectations on the part of the Europeans. But what about the Member States?
Paralysed by complicated...
•25/11/2019A new European Commission, to what purpose?
After electing the president proposed by the Member States on 16th July last, the European Parliament will approve the appointment of a new 27-Member European Commission on 27th November for a five-year mandate.
It will certainly not be business as usual..
Many major challenges lie ahead:...
•17/11/2019Europe gone with … NATO’winds ?
The declarations made by the French President caused a reaction. They have the merit of setting clear questions which Europeans will not be able to avoid.
NATO cannot elude the issue clearly set out by Emmanuel Macron: “what is its strategy? It helped win the Cold War. That was thirty years...