November 10, 2021
EU-Central Asia Economic Forum: Is Central Asia Ready for More Assertive EU Policy?
By Katrina Keegan
At the EU-Central Asia Economic Forum, the EU kept its rhetoric uncontroversial. However, Central Asian countries signaled they may respond well to more ambitious EU goals.
October 15, 2021
Europeans and Americans Are Divided on the Transatlantic Relationship
By Susi Dennison and Dina Smeltz
New polling data shows that the American public is much more likely to sense a natural alliance with European countries than the reverse.
June 03, 2021
EU Diplomat Seeks Tighter Bond With Indonesia
By Sebastian Strangio
Josep Borrell's visit to Jakarta reflects the broader European turn toward the Asia-Pacific.
June 01, 2021
A European FTA With India Is Not a Counterweight to China
By Krzysztof Iwanek
There is currently no way for India to take China’s place in the European Union’s economic relations.
October 20, 2020
Myanmar Elections Set to Exacerbate Erasure of the Rohingya Identity
By Kyaw Win and John Quinley III
A deeply flawed EU-funded election app exemplifies the tone-deaf approach of the international community.
October 10, 2020
Is a Renaissance in India-United Kingdom Relations in the Cards?
By Abhijnan Rej
News reports suggest both countries are close to inking a military logistics agreement.
May 08, 2020
EU Says Its Envoy Erred After China Demanded Cuts to Op-ed
By Associated Press
In an op-ed to mark 45 years of EU-China relations, a reference to the coronavirus originating in China was removed at Beijing’s request.
February 13, 2020
EU Partially Withdraws Cambodia Trade Deal Amid Rights Concerns
By Andrew Nachemson
After months of speculation, the body has decided on a partial withdrawal of the Everything But Arms deal.
February 12, 2020
EU Adopts New Vietnam Deals Despite Human Rights Concerns
By Associated Press
Lawmakers overwhelmingly approved the previously negotiated deals in spite of lingering issues.
February 08, 2020
Europe in Afghanistan: After Nearly 20 Years, What Has Been Achieved?
By Samina Ansari and Elliott Memmi
The EU says it will continue in its role as major peacebuilder, as well as peacemaker, for Afghanistan
February 06, 2020
EU Confronts Make or Break Decisions for Vietnam and Cambodia
By David Hutt
Two upcoming calls will help define the European Union’s ties with the Southeast Asian countries.
October 22, 2019
Why Foreign Policy Matters to Myanmar’s Democratic Transition
By Hnin Wint Nyunt Hman
In the best-case scenario, Myanmar would be rich like the East and democratic like the West.