17 iunie 2019

US Will Be Able to Take Part in European Defence Projects Only Under EU Guidance

sputniknews.com

Over the course of the last month, the US has reportedly pressured the EU on two occasions to drop its arms development project, known as the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO), or allow American firms to participate in it. The European Council has in a recent statement announced the conditions under which countries outside the EU can take part in PESCO defence projects that are aimed at developing new types of armaments for European Union member states. "The Council recognises that a [...]