|Publisher||Centre for European Reform (CER)|
|Series Title||CER Insight|
|Publication Date||July 2023|
|Content Type||Research Paper|
The most important items on the agenda at the Nato leaders' summit in Vilnius in July 2023 were how to ensure continued support for Ukraine and to address Kyiv’s request for NATO membership; and how to strengthen deterrence against Russia. Ultimately, NATO’s ability to support Ukraine in the long-term and to credibly deter Moscow hinged on European members of the alliance taking on more responsibility for their own defence rather than relying primarily on the US.
|Subject Categories||Security and Defence|
|International Organisations||North Atlantic Treaty Organisation [NATO]|