Translated from the original French article written by Nicolas Gros-Verheyde, editor of blog

Trade & Society 19-12-2013

Leaders to back EU defence industry projects at summit

The idea of building a European drone is expected to make inroads at a two-day summit of EU heads of states and governments, which opens this evening (19 December).
Development Policy 19-12-2013

Central African Republic failures loom large over EU defence summit

The conflict in the Central African Republic could have presented an opportunity for governments to pool defence resources but the issue has hardly been raised at the EU level. Leaders are meeting in Brussels today (19 December) to discuss defence and security.