Jeremy Cliffe

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  • Jun 29, 2022
    But the truth is that Europe can – and must – have both. It must draw on the continued benefits of an alliance with a country as powerful as the US for as long as that...
  • Jun 9, 2022
    The prime minister resembles Silvio Berlusconi, Italy’s former prime minister who offered boosterish posturing in place of real substance  
  • Jun 2, 2022
    Olaf Scholz’s unwillingness to say “Ukraine must win” in public shows his fear of stumbling inadvertently into a conflict.
  • May 12, 2022
    Breathe in,” Siim Kallas told his daughter in 1988. “It’s the air of freedom that comes from the other side.” Kaja Kallas was 11 at the time. To travel to...
  • Apr 27, 2022
    The president's second term will show what sort of liberal he really is.
  • Mar 14, 2022
    As France's presidential election nears against the backdrop of war, our writer travels from the Channel to the Mediterranean.
  • Jan 14, 2022
    You resent the corruption and mismanagement. In the evenings you scroll social media, following others who share your frustration and even anger. A relatively small event serves as a...