U.S.-EU leaders to unveil new forum for defense, security talks

Top U.S. and European Union officials are readying a new channel for dialogue on defense and security issues…a senior EU military official said.

An announcement to that effect could come as early as Dec. 3 from U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and chief EU diplomat Josep Borrell, according to French Vice Adm. Hervé Bléjean, the director general of the EU Military Staff.


European Union and U.S. officials have attempted to cement closer ties on defense and diplomacy after former President Donald Trump…was not re-elected and President Biden entered the White House in January 2021.