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27 March 2017, by Wolfgang Ischinger

Monthly Mind March: "Big League – More Europe, Not Less"

"We should consider introducing a new foreign policy guideline such as a 'three percent criterion' for more international commitment: we should spend at least 3 % of our GDP for crisis prevention, development assistance, and...

27 March 2017, by MSC

"The awakening: an appeal for a European future"

On the 60th anniversary of the signature of the Treaty of Rome, the President of "Friend of Europe" Etienne Davignon launched an appeal for more Europe. Among the list of co-signatories is MSC chairman Wolfgang Ischinger.

17 March 2017, by MSC / CNN

"Europe is Alive and Kicking" - Wolfgang Ischinger joins Christiane Amanpour on CNN

"[Merkel] will try to convince Donald Trump that Europe is actually an asset for the U.S. and not a liability," the MSC Chairman said as he previewed the Washington visit of Chancellor Merkel.

13 March 2017, by MSC

MSC Memo: How much should Germany spend on security and defense?

"The German government should define as its goal to spend three percent of GDP on foreign policy (including crisis prevention and diplomacy), development aid, and defense."

01 March 2017, by MSC

What happened at the Munich Security Conference 2017? Analyses and press reports

What topics, news, and developments at the Munich Security Conference 2017 were particularly relevant? A selection of current analyses and press reports.