PESCO Current Affairs, GK & News
India- EU First-ever Security Consultations
First-ever India-European Union (EU) Security and Defence Consultations held in Brussels, on June 10, 2022. Key Facts The consultations were held in accordance with the decision taken at India-EU Summit in July 2020. Consultations were co-chaired by Joint secretary of Ministry of Defence Somnath Ghosh and Joint Secretary (Europe West) of Ministry of External Affairs ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2022
Category: International / World Current Affairs • Summits and Conferences
Topics: India-European Union • Maritime Security Dialogue • Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) • PESCO
PESCO: EU approves US participation for the first time
The European Union recently approved the requests of Norway, Canada and United States to participate in Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) defence initiative. This is the first time; the European bloc has allowed a third state to participate in the PESCO project. The countries will now participate in the Military Mobility Project in Europe. What is ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2021
Category: Defence Current Affairs • International / World Current Affairs
Topics: European Union • NATO • PESCO • Treaty of Lisbon • United States