Defence without direction

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Publication Date December 2019 / January 2020
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French President Emmanuel Macron recently made headlines with his comment that we are seeing the “brain death” of NATO – an alliance that is nominally functioning but lacks strategic aim and political focus. When asked for solutions, he pointed to the progress Europeans had made boosting defence initiatives outside of NATO. But EU defence also currently lacks direction. The challenge it faces is to get member states to agree on how to use the defence capabilities it is developing.

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