The Future of Diplomacy in Europe – HJD podcast

The Hague Journal of Diplomacy Podcast: Episode 9: Heidi Maurer and Sophie Vériter on the Future of Diplomacy in Europe In this episdoe, Sophie (Leiden University) and I talked about our recent contributions to the special issue “Diplomacy and COVID-19” in the Hague Journal of Diplomacy. We explain why you should read our articles, we synthesizeContinue reading “The Future of Diplomacy in Europe – HJD podcast”

Interview with Agencia EFE: Spain’s International News Agency

I talked to Viviana García, Deputy Bureau Chief of Agencia EFE – Spain’s International News Agency about the EU-UK disagreement about the diplomatic recognition of the EU ambassador in London: https://www.clarin.com/agencias/efe-embajador-ue-nueva-friccion-londres-bruselas_0_P5XTRr8cw.html

UK refuses to grant diplomatic status to the EU ambassador in London, causing a row. Why does it matter?

more details on BBC or The Guardian The decision to not grant diplomatic status to the EU ambassador is a political one. Legally there is no automatic need to do so, but at the same time it is legally no problem for the EU and UK to agree on such a status. If both partiesContinue reading “UK refuses to grant diplomatic status to the EU ambassador in London, causing a row. Why does it matter?”