Creation of Euro Army May Remove Raison d’Etre for US Forces in Europe

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Sputnik News – June 8, 2016

As Europe faces a deteriorating security environment the issue of creating a European armed forces has recently acquired a new meaning. However, experts note that a Euro Army could remove the raison d’être for US forces in Europe.

The forthcoming EU Global Strategy is likely to revive the idea of Europe’s own defense force, Sophia Besch, a research fellow at the Centre for European Reform, remarks in her article for