Informal Meeting of EU Ministers of Defence in Valletta, Malta: - extracts from the press conference
On Thurdsay, 27/04/2017, the Informal Meeting of EU Ministers of Defence took place in Valletta, Malta. The background to the meeting in Valletta was decisions adopted at the December 2016 European Council in particular on strengthening defence capabilities as well as how the EU Member States and the Union as a whole can contribute to the enhancement of the EU’s Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), a critical component of the EU’s Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). This meeting served to set the scene for the formal meeting of the Ministers of Defence in May 2017 and the European Council meeting of June 2017.
Type: News Reference: I-137208 Date: 27/04/2017 Duration: 04:03Location:Valletta - Europe House Languages:ORIGINAL,