Brexit: New Game with Old Pieces

The British House of Commons prepares for the next Brexit battle

Overtime is running. In April, the EU member states’ heads of state and government granted the United Kingdom seven more months to organize their withdrawal from the European Union. Three months have already passed. Both the chance for a second referendum and the risk of a “no deal” departure have increased. Continue reading

In der Verteidigungspolitik ist der Brexit schon real

brexit-2070857_1920

Bislang ist weder klar, zu welchen Bedingungen das Vereinigte Königreich die Europäische Union verlassen wird, noch, ob es am Ende überhaupt zum Brexit kommt. Während das britische Unterhaus jedoch weiter um eine mehrheitsfähige Strategie ringt, werden in der europäischen Sicherheits- und Verteidigungspolitik längst Tatsachen geschaffen.

Continue reading

Added Value EU

Gruppenfoto EP

Sixteen young Europeans, FNF scholarship holders and partners, came to Brussels from the 9th till 12th of July at the invitation of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom to talk about the “Added value of the EU”. They discussed today’s most topical issues, such as Brexit, Trade war with Trump and populism. This third edition of the Europaforum hosted participants from Afghanistan, Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Poland and the UK.

Continue reading