European Council


Christopher Graham

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The Republic of France: Position Paper

The integration of defence systems within the European Union

From the days of Napoleon to Charles De Gaulle, France has always had a strong history as a Great European power, and as such has always relied on maintaining a strong force to protect it’s people from harm. Due to recent tensions involving actors such as the Islamic State and the Syrian Republic, the delegacy for France firmly believes that the European Union is in dire need of a far stronger set of defence policies to help it reach a state of readiness in the event of any future international crises. The Republic further proclaims the necessity for the Euro...