Policy Paper on Strategic Priorities for Defence

  • December 23, 2014

December 2014 - Europe’s leaders regularly affirm the importance of maintaining strong, coherent defence capabilities in Europe. Yet, deep defence cuts have become the norm and Member States’ military forces are struggling to maintain effective fighting capabilities. The U.S. has made clear that it wants European NATO members to take on more of the burden of defending European interests, and that some European allies have reduced their defence capability/spending too far, given the backdrop of recent events.

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