Feb 26, 2019 Comment - News - Opinion

Junior defence minister’s letter reveals inadequate Foreign Office advice

Re. The letter from Lord Howe on PESCO and wider EU Defence Union structures A correction and response to his words. The minister had...
Jun 5, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion - Uncategorised

Who Pays the Piper?

Former soldier and diplomat Adrian Hill continues his series on the diplomatic and defence environment of the UK’s departure from the EU....
Mar 1, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Crossing the border – and the Rubicon

Former soldier and diplomat Adrian Hill continues his series on the diplomatic and defence environment of the UK’s departure from the EU....
Feb 23, 2018 Comment - Opinion

That leaked transition paper, complete with Trojan horses

Former soldier and diplomat Adrian Hill continues his series on the diplomatic and defence environment of the UK’s departure from the EU....
Nov 17, 2017 Comment - Defence Policy Documents - News - Uncategorised - VfB Publications

UK avoids military merger this time, but risks remain – VfB briefing paper

The UK dramatically halted its blanket consent to EU military schemes at the EU Council meeting of 13 November 2017 by refusing to enter...