The Ukraine-Russia crisis has laid bare Europe’s dangerous reliance on Russian energy. But it has also opened up new opportunities for the exporting of Libyan and Algerian gas. Continue Reading
Francis Ghiles is one of the leading European experts on the Maghreb region. A senior fellow at the European Institute of the Mediterranean, he specializes on security, energy and political trends in North Africa and the western Mediterranean. During his career as a journalist, he spent 18 years writing for the Financial Times and also freelanced for a number of newspapers, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Le Monde. He has published numerous articles in French, English and Spanish and is a frequent commentator for print and broadcast media. Ghiles earned advanced degrees at St. Antony’s College, Oxford and the University of Keele.