Volker Perthes

Volker Perthes is the director of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP). He is also the executive chairman of the board at SWP.

What Trump Will Leave Behind If He Loses

Sep 21, 2020

Whether Donald Trump will serve four more years as president of the United States will be decided on November 3. America’s partners should nonetheless already be thinking about what Trump will leave behind — namely the consequences of his policies — if he loses the election and agrees to hand...

The Coup D’état in Egypt

Jul 05, 2013

After Morsi's ouster, all political parties must receive equal rights in the next election. By Volker Perthes