The Catastrophic Environmental Consequences Of Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine

The Catastrophic Environmental Consequences Of Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine

In addition to thousands of deaths and the destruction of crucial infrastructure, another, more invisible, crisis tied to Russia’s invasion could haunt Ukraine for years: environmental damage. From shelled chemical plants to forests scorched by missiles, the consequences will be felt not only by Ukraine’s ecosystems but also by its people. The list of damage … Read more

The North Atlantic and Indo-Pacific are linked

The North Atlantic and Indo-Pacific are linked

As NATO’s Madrid summit approaches, some allies are pushing back against more robust language about China and Indo-Pacific security issues in the alliance’s new “Strategic Concept.” It is understandable that Europeans are more focused on the immediate security threats posed by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing war on Ukraine than on what some may view … Read more

Europe can help prevent disaster in outer space – POLITICO

Europe can help prevent disaster in outer space – POLITICO

Paul Taylor, a contributing editor at POLITICO, writes the “Europe At Large” column. His report “Running out of Space; European security in space” was published by Friends of Europe. BRUSSELS — A disaster in outer space is waiting to happen. Accumulating debris threatens to trigger a cascade of collisions, which would disable satellites and render … Read more