Turbulent 2017 portends troubled 2018 for U.S.-EU relations

Date: 9 January 2018

Introduction: Prof David Criekemans on the forecast of the EU-US relations for 2018. (Xinhuanet)

Since the inauguration of his administration in January 2017, U.S. President Donald Trump has fallen foul of European leaders over a string of issues ranging from security affairs, trade and economic issues as well as foreign policies. However, the relations between Brussels and Washington remain important in a rapidly changing world, according to Professor Criekemans, which will implie "major geopolitical challenges for the 'Old Continent' to adapt its foreign policy to these new realities".

Link: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/09/c_136882234.htm