EU-NATO cooperation

06 Jul: EP Plenary: Speech on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell on EU-NATO cooperation

(Source: EEAS)

Speech delivered by Dubravka Šuica, Vice-President for Democracy and Demography

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President, Honourable members,

On behalf of my colleague, High Representative and Vice-President Josep Borrell, I would like to congratulate rapporteur Antonio López-Istúriz White for the comprehensive report on European Union-NATO cooperation in the context of transatlantic relations.

Let me welcome that it incorporates a number of elements of key importance and relevance for European Union-NATO cooperation, such as emphasizing the European Union’s ambition to be a global actor for peace and security; highlighting that the European Union strategic autonomy strengthens the transatlantic security; reaffirming the …