16 septembrie 2019

Fear of missing out?


BRUSSELS – A new European Commission directorate has been set up for defense industries and space with the portfolio given to Sylvie Goulard, a former French defense minister. As prospective EU commissioner for the bloc’s single market Goulard will be tasked partly with coordinating the EU’s fragmented defense industry on research and development projects. Some will see the move as a signal that the incoming European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, formerly Germany’s defense [...]