The integration of the military industry, the shortfall in drills, inattentive public opinion on the issue of security, the chimera of common defense: the discussion of the panel "The Future of Defense in Europe" at the 2023 Machiavelli Defense Conference.
L'Unione Europea affronta una delle sue maggiori sfide: gli enormi flussi migratori che dal meridione e dall'oriente convergono su di essa. La pressione generata ha creato insicurezza e insoddisfazione in molte nazioni e messo in crisi anche le relazioni tra Stati membri dell'UE. Come si può affrontare e vincere questa grande sfida?
The Finance Ministry note adds nothing to what is already known about the ESM while it fails to discuss some very problematic aspects of the reform including the impact on the sustainability of Italian debt. In fact, the reform puts Italian public debt at the mercy of European Fund declarations.
The introduction of the EU Rule of Law Regulation 2020-2092 threatens to undermine its very foundation: legal certainty. Indeed, it enshrines a principle of discretion for the Commission in defense of the EU's financial accounts, while also making the very definition of "rule of law" itself vague (and therefore subject to arbitrariness).
The EU, at the proposal of the Italian government, should designate a special appointee to use all instruments of national and international power against the connection between modern slavery, human trafficking and illegal immigration.
On Feb. 9, the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy approved, after even toughening it, yet another legal abomination of the European Commission.
The ratification of the ESM treaty amendment is one of the "hot" topics of the Meloni government. Let us therefore take stock of the situation, trying to make the picture more intelligible than the considerable degree of confusion that seems to reign on the matter.
We are once again trying to discover if green asceticism is possible. In order to comply with the European Union’s climate rules, the Dutch government has elected to buy up to 3,000 small farms across the country for the explicit purpose of shutting them down.
In June, a bill was introduced in the British House of Commons to make changes to the Northern Ireland Protocol, following the identification of several critical issues that have prevented Northern Irish citizens from enjoying the same benefits granted to the rest of the United Kingdom.