The United States issued an ultimatum to the European Union.
The United States issued an ultimatum to the European Union in order to preserve the link between its defense policy and the interests of the countries. About this newspaper El Pais.
According to the publication, the United States is demanding a change in European defense policy. From the point of view of the American side
However, the agreement with the EU does not state that hostilities must comply with US requirements for the export of military material, the newspaper notes. In response, the administration of US President Donald Trump noted that if in some military sphere the parties fail to work together, then the allies may fail to come to the right moment, and Europe will have to defend on its own.
The deployment arose in connection with the standards of the future European Defense Fund and Armed Forces (PESCO) projects. Security and defense cooperation.