Sylvie Kauffman is the first woman chief editor of "Le Monde", one of the most respected French publications. Now she is a director of the editorial counsel of this newspaper. She also has her own column in "The New York Times". Sylvie currently lives between Paris and Warsaw. Last months she wrote about Ukraine and foreign policy of the European Union. She explained to Hromadske, what is happening with the sale of French carriers "Mistral" to Russia, what to expect from the new European Commission and if Europe has chances to become less dependent.