24 May 2017, by Wolfgang Ischinger

Monthly Mind May 2017: "Broadening the Two-Percent Debate"

What will the burden-sharing discussions at the NATO summit in Brussels bring? Wolfgang Ischinger argues: "If America wants more balanced burden-sharing and enhanced European contributions to tackle our joint security challenges,...

11 May 2017, by MSC

Strengthening Transatlantic Security - MSC Core Group Meeting in Washington

The MSC Core Group Meeting in Washington, DC, offered senior EU officials and decision-makers the opportunity to get to know senior representatives of the new US administration. Discussions aimed at providing a better...

10 May 2017, by Josh Rogin / Washington Post

"There will be more shoes to drop" - Washington Post on the MSC Core Group Meeting

"President Trump's sudden firing of FBI Director James B. Comey is bad for the country and will not be the end of the Trump-Russia affair, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) told a group of foreign diplomats and experts Tuesday night."

04 May 2017, by MSC

The Future of the Transatlantic Relationship – MSC Convenes Leaders for Core Group Meeting in Washington

On May 9 and 10, at the invitation of the Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, the chairman of the Munich Security Conference (MSC), senior members of the Trump administration, European government officials, members of parliament from...

26 April 2017, by MSC

"A geopolitical stabilizer in the neighbourhood" – MSC and WPL organize European Defence Roundtable in Malta

What has to happen for the new momentum in European defence cooperation to translate into a truly new level of collaboration? Which additional measures are needed to strengthen EU military cooperation in order to better cope with...