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The Opportunity and Danger of a “Multi-speed Europe”

A new consensus seems to be emerging around the idea of “multi-speed” Europe. The idea has a long history and is to some extent already a reality within the European Union.

Italy’s Foreign Policy Activism: The Quest for Sustainability

After years of foreign policy sclerosis, Italy is making a noticeable comeback on the international scene. While confirming its traditional attachment to European integration and to the transatlantic alliance, Rome is playing an increasingly active role in the Mediterranean and the Middle East.