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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the other G7 and EU leaders at Cornwall last weekend.
June 18, 2021
Judging from the press commentaries, one might think the G7 leaders met in Cornwall last week primarily to urge British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to cooperate with the EU...
Marcel Elias, Assistant Professor of English
June 14, 2021
A new series of pithy Q&As introduces newcomers to the Yale faculty to the broader university community. Here, meet Marcel Elias, an assistant professor of English with...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen raising possibility of infringement procedure against Germany, May 2020.
June 10, 2021
On May 5, 2020, the German Federal Constitutional Court issued a ruling in regard to the European Central Bank’s Public Sector Asset Purchase Programme (PSPP) that sent shock...
CDU chair Armin Laschet congratulating Saxony-Anhalt CDU leader Reiner Haseloff at today’s meeting of the CDU Executive Committee in Berlin.
June 7, 2021
On Sunday, voters in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt went to the polls to elect a new Landtag, the state’s legislative assembly. The last of several state elections this...
Portuguese Prime Minister and Council President António Costa, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, and European Parliament President David Sassoli after signing documents creating the EU’s Recovery and Resilience Facility.
June 3, 2021
Last July, the heads of state or government of the 27 member states of the EU, meeting as the European Council, agreed on a recovery plan to assist the states in recovering...
Ryanair flight from Athens arriving in Vilnius, Lithuania after forced landing in Minsk, Belarus.
May 26, 2021
The European Union is not noted for acting promptly and decisively when confronted with a serious geopolitical challenge. But on Monday, only a day after Belarus, claiming to...
May 24, 2021
The ESC is proud to announce the following best panel paper prize winners of the second annual international conference of the Yale European Studies Graduate Fellows, Europe...