NATO leaders gathered in the U.K. this week to celebrate the alliance’s 70th anniversary, amid disagreements over military spending and deeper questions over the alliance’s strategic purpose. For this week’s interview on Trend Lines, Elliot Waldman discusses the challenges facing NATO with Claudia Major.
Trend Lines Podcast
In this week’s editors’ discussion, WPR’s Judah Grunstein and Elliot Waldman talk about the resignation of Britain’s ambassador to the United States, Kim Darroch, and what it says about the state of the “special relationship” between the U.S. and the U.K., as well as the changing face of diplomacy in the Trump era.
In this week’s editors episode of Trend Lines, WPR’s Judah Grunstein, Frederick Deknatel and Elliot Waldman discuss the implications of white nationalist terrorism for Europe and the U.S. They also examine what Xi Jinping’s visit to Italy and France reveals about the EU’s internal divisions over how to engage with China.