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Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz (third from left) and the leaders of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and Slovenia in Vienna on March 16.
April 5, 2021
Speaking two weeks before the March 25-26 video conference of the European Council, the heads of state or government of the 27 member states of the European Union, Austrian...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen addressing the press after last Thursday’s European Council meeting.
April 1, 2021
With much of the European Union experiencing another surge in Covid infections, some member states experiencing exceptionally high rates of infection, significant shortfalls...
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte going to work after this week’s election.
March 19, 2021
In an election in which the polls were open for three days, in order to allow social distancing among the voters, and those over 70 were able to vote by mail, Dutch voters...
March 19, 2021
What can 17th century literature teach us about the present? In the first in an occasional series of videos featuring members of the Yale Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS),...
March 18, 2021
Historian Dean Vuletic joined us as part of the Career Conversations series with the European Studies Undergraduate Fellows Network on March 2 to speak on his unique career...
Winfried Kretschmann, leader of the Greens and Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg, and Mrs. Kretschmann voting in the state election Sunday.
March 16, 2021
On Sunday, voters in Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate in western Germany went to the polls to elect their Landtag, the state assembly. With the Christian Democratic...
Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and U.S. President George H W Bush
March 12, 2021
The following opinion piece written by Bradley Woodworth, Coordinator of Baltic Studies at the MacMillan Center and Associate Professor of History at the University of New...