Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Afghanistan, Defense, Democracy, Digital, Europe, EU, Germany, Greenland, Russia, Security, US, Western Balkans

Europe/US/Defense - Illusions of Autonomy: Why Europe Cannot Provide for Its Security If the United States Pulls Back, Hugo Meijer and Stephen G. Brooks, International Security
US/EU/Digital - How the US and EU can counter digital threats together, Harry I. Hannah, Atlantic Council
US/Afghanistan - Here’s What Biden Must Do Before We Leave Afghanistan, Michael McCaul and Ryan C. Crocker, The New York Times
US/RussiaDon’t Underestimate Importance of Joe Biden’s First Sanctions Move, Maria Shagina, Moscow Times
Russia - New Tools, Old Tricks: Emerging Technologies and Russia’s Global Tool Kit, Andrew S. Weiss, Carnegie Endowment
Germany/Security - The Engine Room: Germany, the Unwilling Coalition Partner, Jana Puglierin, Internationale Politik Quarterly
Germany Germany’s Post-Pacifist Generation Is Nearing Power, Emily Schultheis, Foreign Policy 
EU/Democracy - The effect of Covid on EU democracies, Sophia Russack, CEPS
Western Balkans/EU - The 'non-paper' carving up Balkans and undermining Europe, Vesna Pusić and Sonja Biserko, EU Observer
Greenland - Greenland’s Rare-Earth Election, Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic

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