13 noiembrie 2019

Third round of PESCO projects approved, with pause in 2020 to assess process


The EU Council has formally approved another 13 capability projects under the umbrella of its Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) in defence, which comprises 25 of the EU’s 28 member states. The decision brings the total number of PESCO projects to 47 since the initiative was launched two years ago.“The emphasis from now on will be on the projects’ implementation to make sure they deliver on their purpose,” Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign and defence policy chief, told reporters after [...]