Today, Mateusz Morawiecki meets with European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans. The visit comes as EU member states consider penalties for Poland’s infringement of European ‘rule of law’ standards regarding judicial and media reforms. Poland’s recent cabinet reshuffle marks an attempt to reset two years of fraught relations with the EU. Warsaw is eager to
Following preliminary talks earlier this month, 600 SPD delegates will vote in Bonn today on whether to proceed with full coalition negotiations with Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrat Union (CDU). The SPD’s leadership has backed pursuing a renewal of the partnership that has governed Germany since 2013, arguing that it is the party’s only way to
The DUP and Sinn Fein will struggle to find common ground even as political tensions rise in 2018.
Europe’s policymakers will have their hands full with Brexit, populism, nationalism and EU reform.
As the 2015 European migrant wave recedes, a fresh crisis may be swelling on the horizon.
Madrid will eventually have to offer Catalans further autonomy to deter independence activists.