Europe is surrounded by a ring of instability. The conflict in Ukraine is still not resolved, the Middle East is on fire and in North Africa prevails chaos in a country like Libya. The attacks in Paris, the refugee problem and the deteriorating relationship with Putin’s Russia are a direct result of that. What does all this mean for Europe?
At the beginning of the Dutch Presidency of the EU, Minister Koenders gives a Haagsch College. Here he will discuss the importance of a stable environment for Europe and how the EU can contribute to that. What are the challenges facing Europe in this area?
Bert Koenders is Minister of Foreign Affairs.
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