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EU needs political will to build defence policy, Commission chief says • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE24, 15 Sep 2021
The #EuropeanUnion's chief executive said on Wednesday that the bloc must be able to intervene militarily without the help of the United States but lacks the political will. Pledging increased cooperation with US-led #NATO and new #defences in cyberspace, von der Leyen said she would convene a special defence summit with France next year.

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