European Union

The European Union is a group of 28 countries in Europe. Outside continental Europe, the EU includes Cyprus and several overseas territories. It has more than half a billion inhabitants.

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Caught in Domestic Politics

German-US Talks on a Nord Stream 2-Deal

Nord Stream 2 has put a strain on US-German relations since 2015. Washington and Berlin are now trying to put these differences aside for the sake of transatlantic relations. Introducing a pipeline shut-down mechanism and support for Ukraine’s renewable energy industries could help Germany to align domestic constraints and international imperatives. But the window for a deal is closing.


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