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Europe’s Missing Security

Exactly one year after German Chancellor Angela famously observed that, "We Europeans truly have to take our fate into our own hands,” the European Union has made little headway in bolstering the bloc's security. It turns out that the details of joint defense still matter  even in the face of existential threats.

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