Europe

Chatham House research on Europe is focused on European Union institutions and the challenges of economics, climate change, energy and security in Europe.

Projects on Europe include the Chatham House-YouGov Survey and work on UK foreign policy, populist extremism, Turkey and European diplomacy.

A major programmatic focus of this work for Chatham House is carried out by the Europe Programme and its projects.

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Preparations are made for European leaders to meet with Iranian representatives in Brussels on 15 May. Photo: Getty Images.
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Europe Should Defend the Iran Deal Without Burning Bridges to the US

The prime minister of Tonga, Samiuela 'Akilisi Pohiva, arrives at the Commonwealth Heads of Government summit in London in April. Photo: Getty Images.
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New Diplomatic Posts Could Give UK a Fresh Path to Influence

EU Commissioner for the Budget Gunther Oettinger and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker address a press conference to present the EU's next long-term budget. Photo: Getty Images.
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What to Know About the EU’s New Budget

Vladimir Putin and Angela Merkel at the G20 summit in 2017. Photo: Getty Images.
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Germany’s Russia Policy Shows No Signs of Softening

The Russian embassy in Ottawa. Canada joined Britain and other allies in expelling Russian diplomats in response to the Salisbury attack. Photo: Getty Images.
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Britain’s Response to the Salisbury Attack: A Net Assessment

A staff member at the UK National Cyber Security Centre in London. Photo: Getty Images.
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Offensive Cyberattacks Would Need to Balance Lawful Deterrence and the Risks of Escalation

Matteo Salvini, leader of Lega. Photo: Getty Images.
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Italy Is the West’s Future

Sberbank offices in London. Photo: Getty Images.
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How Britain Can Respond to the Skripal Attack

A police officer stands near the scene of the attack on Sergei Skripal in Salisbury. Photo: Getty Images.
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The Skripal Attack Is a Test for the UK

Destroyed buildings in eastern Ghouta. Photo: Getty Images.
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The UK Needs to Speak With One Voice to Prevent Mass Atrocities

The ‘Brexit War Cabinet’ at Chequers. Photo: Getty Images.
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Three Reasons the EU Will Reject the ‘Brexit War Cabinet’ Proposal

Theresa May and her husband Philip visit the Yu Yuan Temple Gardens in Shanghai. Photo: Getty Images.
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May’s Visit Shows Why Britain Needs a More Strategic China Policy

Pro-EU demonstrators outside Parliament as MPs debate the EU (Withdrawal) Bill. Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images
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EFTA Court Could Answer Post-Brexit Judicial Quandary

A Five Star Movement supporter in Rome. Photo: Getty Images.
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In 2018, Europe’s Populist Challenges Will Continue

A London Underground train advertising the UK-Russia Year of Science and Education 2017 goes out of service. Photo: Getty Images.
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Brexit Makes It Even More Difficult for the UK to Deal With Russia

The union flag is arranged before Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker speak to reporters on 8 December. Photo: Getty Images.
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Finding a Sensible Brexit

Wood workers in Indonesia. Photo: EU FLEGT and REDD facilities.
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Forest Governance Provides UK With a Valuable Model for Expanding Sustainable Trade

Poland's Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski and his counterpart from Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin meet in Warsaw in March. Photo: Getty Images.
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Abandoning the Eastern Partnership Would Be a Terrible Act of Self-Harm for Poland

Sign posted in the window of an estate agent near Parsons Green station following a bomb attack on a packed underground train on September 16, 2017. Photo by Chris J Ratcliffe/AFP/Getty Images
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Tighter Controls on Explosive Materials is Vital Factor in Response to Terrorism

A soldier stands guard in Madama near Niger's border with Libya. Photo: Getty Images.
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Europe’s Flawed Thinking on Mediterranean Migration

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