Jean-Claude Juncker mentioned again in 2015 that the EU wanted a military to steer Russia to not assault.
The European Union has had many alternative names but it surely’s all the time had one purpose: a united, peaceable Europe.
That has normally meant nearer political and financial ties.
However for some it has additionally meant getting nearer on defence and safety and for some that in flip has meant the creation, sooner or later, of a united European military.
So has the struggle in Ukraine shifted the dial in the direction of a European military?
In in the present day’s episode with Elisabeth Braw, a resident fellow on the American Enterprise Institute assume tank, talks us by the historical past in addition to the professionals and cons of any future united military for the EU.
Sources: EuroNews, France 24, Newsnight, Sky Information.
Producer: Joe Lord-Jones.
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