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EU Security and Defence: background material

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EU Security and Defence: background material

Following Monday's Council Decision establishing a Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) and in light of the European Council tomorrow, as well as today's conversation on EU Security and Defence between High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and the first High Representative of the Union Javier Solana at 18:00 Brussels time (follow it live here), as well as the HR/VP's intervention in the European Parliament yesterday, a number of factsheets with additional relevant information can be found online.  

Please see the timeline on recent events on security and defence, the updated factsheet on PESCO and a factsheet on EU–NATO cooperation.

Join the conversation online by using #EUDefence

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