Europe and the new nuclear-arms race

One of the pillars of nuclear-arms control became history on 2 February, with the expiry of the 60-day deadline that the United States (US) had given Russia to save the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty.

5 February 2019

Trump’s grand strategy

United States (US) President Donald Trump’s inability to think strategically is undermining longstanding relationships, upending the global order, and accelerating the decline of his country’s global influence – or so the increasingly popular wisdom goe

1 August 2018

The western crack-up

After the recent Group of Seven (G7) summit in Quebec, there can no longer be any doubt that the West is in crisis.

22 June 2018