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Trump’s US Sadomasochist, or Just Plain Stupid?
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Trump’s US Sadomasochist, or Just Plain Stupid?
May 26, 2019

The US pulls out of its international commitments and expects everyone else to do too, under pain of imposing sanctions. Huffing and puffing, the petulant American bully seems willing to start World War III in order to get its way come hell or high water – and to hell with the planet.

Why Washington Blows Up over European Army
November 16, 2018

For Washington, despite all the chivalrous rhetoric, Europe is not a partner nor even an ally. It is a vassal. Admittedly, thousands of American troops died while bravely fighting wars in Europe. 

Why Washington Blows Up over European Army
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New Powerful Defense Alliance Changes European Security Landscape
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New Powerful Defense Alliance Changes European Security Landscape
November 11, 2018

The EII members will maintain readiness to carry out missions together independently from the United States, the EU or NATO.

German Chancellor on the Ropes: Preparing for Post-Merkel Era
October 30, 2018

Germany has a special role to play. Acting as a loyal ally of the United States, it stays in constant contact with Russia, as an unofficial representative of the “collective West.”

German Chancellor on the Ropes: Preparing for Post-Merkel Era
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The European Intervention Initiative: a New Military Force Established in Europe
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The European Intervention Initiative: a New Military Force Established in Europe
June 27, 2018

Whatever is in store for the newborn alliance, this is very bad for NATO, as this news is coming just a couple of weeks before the summit that may break up the bloc.

The US and Europe to Go Separate Ways Pursuing Divergent Goals
May 15, 2018

Today Europe is being pushed toward countering the “America First” message with a “Europe First” policy. Angela Merkel has the right to adopt her own “Germany First” approach. It looks like the European locomotive is shifting tracks to head off in that new direction.

The US and Europe to Go Separate Ways Pursuing Divergent Goals
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EU Creates New Defense Pact to Reduce Dependence on US
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EU Creates New Defense Pact to Reduce Dependence on US
November 15, 2017

The idea of creating an independent European defense potential has its pros and cons but one thing is indisputable – only a truly European force – not an assortment of national armies operating under the auspices of US-led NATO – can really protect European interests.