DiplomacyEuropeFeaturesGlobal IssuesLeadershipOpinionPoliticsSecurityWorld

France is back, but where is Germany?

Paris and Berlin are out of step, as Emmanuel Macron pushes ahead with new strategy for EU.

  • Mujtaba Rahman is the head of Eurasia Group’s Europe practice.

PARIS — Franco-German relations are tense. Unfortunately, this is unlikely to be just a passing phase, but something more systemic.

  • Mujtaba Rahman
  • Politico

The reason is simple:

The differing political fortunes of French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (or indeed her successor) and their respective governments has turned the relationship upside…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button