Skip to comments.NATO warns EU leaders on defense cooperation
Posted on 12/19/2013 11:29:41 AM PST by Olog-hai
NATO called on European Union leaders Thursday to work on improving their defense cooperation in the face of dwindling military budgets or face American disengagement.
British Prime Minister David Cameron came straight from World War Is battlefields in western Belgium to tell a summit of the 28 EU leaders to stand together to meet new defense challenges, even as he rejected pooling resources under a common EU flag. [ ]
Still, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen told the leaders to move swiftly since the United States might be inclined to weaken its military relationship, which dates back almost a century to World War I.
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Sadly, the American Left views Europe as a model without acknowledging the fact that without the U.S. Europeans would all be speaking either German or Russian.
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