William Nattrass

Europe

How a Polish coal mine risks derailing the EU’s climate strategy

The Turów case has opened a rift in the EU’s environmental approach which will prove difficult to heal

By William Nattrass

Europe

Israel, Palestine and the EU’s humiliating attempt at diplomacy

The EU’s problem runs much deeper than a single rogue member state

By William Nattrass

Europe

Two spies, an explosion and the new Czech rift with Russia

The explosion is now being described as the biggest violation of Czech sovereignty since Soviet tanks entered the country in 1968

By William Nattrass

Europe

Right-wing populists plan to ‘make Europe great again’

Viktor Orbán, Mateusz Morawiecki and Matteo Salvini are discussing a new conservative alliance in Europe

By William Nattrass

Europe

How the Sputnik vaccine brought down Slovakia’s prime minister

The rise and fall of Igor Matovič

By William Nattrass

Europe

The growing alliance between Central Europe and Israel

Netanyahu clearly values the willingness of Czech and Hungarian leaders to disrupt European unity

By William Nattrass

Europe

COVID is tearing the Czech Republic apart

The divided atmosphere isn’t helped by Prime Minister Andrej Babiš

By William Nattrass

Europe

Why Eastern Europe is looking to Russia and China for vaccines

Sputnik V isn’t the only vaccine stoking diplomatic tensions

By William Nattrass

Europe

Will the Visegrád bloc tear apart the EU?

Dissenting voices from the EU’s central faction are only going to get louder

By William Nattrass

Europe

COVID’s second wave is hitting the Czech Republic hard

The Czech government seemed decisive in subduing the first wave, but now it is swimming against the tide

By William Nattrass

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