In February-March 2016, the European Leadership Network contacted its members – former, present and emerging political, military, and diplomatic leaders from the broader Europe area – to seek out their opinions regarding the current state of and future prospects for EU–Russia relations and the pan-European security architecture. The 42 respondents represent a diverse and experienced group of individuals from 20 countries and all major regions of Europe.
The main findings of the survey can be summarized as follows:
The pan-European security system is not ideal, but it is worth preserving.
While some modifications were proposed, there was very little...