NATO Secretary General calls for closer NATO-EU cooperation in an age of austerity

  • 12 Mar. 2012 -
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  • Last updated: 15 Mar. 2012 13:23

On 12 March 2012, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen addressed the chairpersons of the foreign affairs committees of the European Union member’s states parliaments at a conference in Copenhagen.

In his speech, the Secretary General called for closer consultation and cooperation between NATO and the European Union to avoid duplication of efforts and to achieve a more effective use of resources in times of economic austerity.