1 year ago, germany’s defense ministry floated the idea of an EU army. we would assume now that donald trump has a 50-50 chance of becoming the US presidential candidate and that since he has already made it clear that his aim is to possible withdraw or considerably reduce the US’s international military support of organizations such as NATO, this proposal should hardly come as a surprise. now, according to the Financial Times, germany has started circulating a white paper about the possibility. if you want to see how the russia is covering this news you can read an article here.
germany reiterates call for EU armySunday, May 8th, 2016