Latest Europe Analysis

Why the West Should Pay More Attention to Moldova

The country will likely be Putin's next target in his quest to expand Moscow's influence in Russia's periphery. Read more…

People walk past a monument celebrating the Soviet victory over the German army in Tiraspol, Moldova, in April 2014. (DANIEL MIHAILESCU/AFP/Getty Images)

Moldova: The Outsize Significance of a Small Country

Like neighboring Ukraine, Moldova is being torn apart in the conflict between Russia and the West. Read more…


EU Members Take Unilateral Action on Migrant Flows

Because EU policies have been difficult to agree on and enforce, individual countries are working to make themselves less attractive to migrants. Read more…