Germany after Merkel.
‘Sofagate’ as cypher for EU–Turkey relations.
The EU’s sluggish vaccine rates and opaque Corona fund.
German political manoeuvring meets EU ineptitude.
The EU bids farewell to Britain.
The small print of the EU’s Corona relief fund.
With Biden pledging to restore the ‘rules-based order’, Germany steps up its imperial manoeuvres, and Macron eyes a European Army.