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With six months to go until the UK leaves the EU, a divorce deal seems still far from being reached. This leaves plenty of unsolved questions regarding the nature of the future EU-UK...

05/10/2018


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...

12/09/2018

Nine months ahead of UK withdrawal from the EU, there is no certainty over the outcome of ongoing Brexit negotiations. A IAI study...

12/07/2018


IAI presents at Leonardo headquarter in Rome the study "Looking Through the Fog of Brexit: Scenarios and Implications for the European Defence Industry", discussed by a roundtable including...

06/07/2018


This workshop will give MPs an opportunity to discuss threat perceptions among societies and political leadership in Europe – with the aim to create a closer mutual understanding of the...

06/07/2018

The agenda of the next European Council on 28-29th June sees as priority also security and defence. Among the military capabilities needed by EU countries...

26/06/2018

"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