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On 11 December 2017, the Council adopted a decision establishing Permanent Structured Cooperation (PeSCo). It foresees the possibility of a number of EU member states to work more closely...

09/05/2018

"The question is not what the challenges are, it's whether our liberal democracies are able tackle them". IAI's Director Nathalie Tocci took part...

24/02/2018

Despite the recent increase in euro-scepticism in Italy, European defence cooperation enjoys the substantial support of the political...

29/01/2018

With 23 of the EU's current 28 member states joining the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO), the European Union took a...

26/11/2017

Conference with Nathalie Loiseau, French Minister in charge of European Affairs

"International talks" organized by the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) and La Stampa to discuss the...

19/09/2017

Conference with Sen. Roberta Pinotti, Italian Minister of Defence

The meeting will address the future of the Italian and European defence.

"International talks" organized by the...

19/09/2017

European governments’ new push to cooperate more effectively on defence and security is already being challenged by the reborn Franco-German alliance...

04/08/2017

IAI and La Stampa newspaper organised a meeting with Italian Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti on 19 May in ...

22/05/2017

The March issue of IAI’s peer-reviewed journal, The International Spectator, is now available with a special core of articles on...

24/04/2017

In recent years, the European Union has faced a series of political and social chal- lenges that have threatened the foundations of its integration model. Since 2008, the economic and financial...

23/03/2017