Latest Europe Analysis

Members of a Eurocorps military contingent hold the European Union flag July 1. (FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Comprehensive EU Defense Integration is Unlikely

Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev (L) and his Norwegian counterpart Jens Stoltenberg on June 4. (CORNELIUS POPPE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Nordic Countries and Russia: A Contentious Collaboration

The Growing Importance of the Arctic Council
A research vessel tours the Arctic Circle. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

The Growing Importance of the Arctic Council