Shared values, common strategies, and transatlantic solidarity are all just noise to this ludicrous president.
Take away from the equation the media follies of Donald Trump, such as the Mexican border wall or the splashes of childishness in the dispute with North Korea. Omit substantive suspicion (yet to be confirmed) about the connections between elements of the Trump campaign and Russia, and make an effort also to downplay [Read more]
<i>The television debate referenced below took place during the November visit of Czech Premier Milos Zeman to Sochi, Moscow and Yekaterinburg. The current interviewee, Doubrava, is a senator for the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia; his opponent in the debate was Frantisek Bublan of the Czech Party of Social [Read more]
The two-state solution – which would guarantee that Israel could preserve its Jewish and democratic character, and should guarantee the viability of the Palestinian state – still represents the most credible solution to the Arab-Israeli conflict.
The U.S. has become a major strategic risk for the European project.
Europe will not be able to compensate for the loss of authority that the U.S. has inflicted upon itself here.
Smart people have long understood that 'friendship with America' is realized in accordance with the formula 'admission is one cent, leaving is a dollar,' and America itself will get that dollar for friendship.
It could be said that Trump’s decision not to recertify the agreement is his attempt to save face.
European leaders are well aware of the importance of the JPCOA. Now they must act accordingly to save it.
Most of the steps taken so far ... fit into Trump’s obsession with destroying the legacy of his predecessor.