EU defense ministers attend a Defense Ministers Council on March 22, at EU headquarters in Brussels.(Georges Gobet/AFP/Getty Images)
EU defense ministers attend a Defense Ministers Council on March 22, at EU headquarters in Brussels.
(Georges Gobet/AFP/Getty Images)

EU Militaries Pool Resources, Reduce Dependence on America

March 26, 2012  •  From theTrumpet.com
European militaries try to fix their weaknesses.
 

EU nations will invest in joint military projects such as air-to-air refueling and field hospitals as they try to save money and reduce their dependence on the United States, defense ministers from across the European Union decided March 22.

Meeting as part of the European Defense Agency’s Steering Board, they signed declarations of intent in these areas and said they would increase cooperation in procurement and research.

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